Booting Ebony-evb with u-boot and linux-devel-sourcetree from Denx

Brian Hawley bhawley at
Fri Jul 23 03:44:06 EST 2004

We also were trying to get this to work, however, the ebony setup ignores
the uboot, unless you modify the code, you're stuck with

However, you could configure the kernel with boot parameters hard
coded...that's what we are currently doing.

At 01:56 PM 7/22/2004 +0200, Markus Bernauer wrote:

>Hi all,
>I am trying to boot my Ebony-evb with u-boot and a kernel image generated
>from devel-sourcetree from Denx. It seems to me like the kernel image simply
>ignores the parameters handed over by u-boot. I also found some earlier
>that  support my thoughts. Unfortunately I am bound to u-boot and I am
>not able
>to switch back to the native bootloader that comes with the evb. Has anyone
>already a system up and running booted by u-boot? At first it does not
>matter whether
>the root filesystem comes from flash or over nfs. Any hints would be
>Thanks in advance

Brian N. Hawley                 bhawley at
Luminex Software, Inc.
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