MPC5200 LOWBOOT problem

Wolfgang Denk wd at
Tue Feb 3 12:36:19 EST 2004

Dear Tord,

in message <07b501c3e9ca$0f1c89e0$f62d7f3e at emil> you wrote:
> >DDR: OK (use icecube_5200_DDR configuration in U-Boot); the LOWBOOT
> >     option is not working yet (we are working on this)
> I have serached the PPC and U-Boot lists but have not been able to find more info.

I guess there are not many DDR based MPC5200 boards out  there;  most
people seem to be using the LITE5200, or follow this design closely.

> What effect does the LOWBOOT problem have? Page allocation error during kernel startup or something else?

U-Boot does not boot, i. e. nothing goes.

> Any additional information would be very helpful.

Actually nothing happened yet. We had  some  other,  higher  priority
issues  to solve. I'll check in the fix to the U-Boot tree as soon as
it becomes available.

Best regards,

Wolfgang Denk

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