Boot Loader

Wolfgang Denk wd at
Tue Dec 23 00:08:53 EST 2003

Dear Kevin,

in message <3FE6DCB3.109 at> you wrote:
> For my end target I have to boot across a shared memory
> interface by placing the executable into RAM.  This is
> part of a multi processor system where the Linux board
> is a cPCI slave.  The Linux board will not have a flash
> or a network connection.  I is held in reset by the master
> until the s/w is loaded and then released.  This is an 8275

This has been done before. See for example the  "PN62"  configuration
in U-Boot.

> Any suggestions on how to do this ?

Use U-Boot...

Best regards,

Wolfgang Denk

Software Engineering:  Embedded and Realtime Systems,  Embedded Linux
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