Newbie and linux on virtex-II ppc

Grant Likely grant.likely at
Tue Aug 28 23:06:28 EST 2007

On 8/28/07, schardt <g.schardt at> wrote:
> Hi Grant,
> i need your help again :)
> my 2.6. kernel is running. now i want to add the system ace driver to
> mount a rootfs on the systemace-flash.
> but i don't know how to import the EKD driver to the linux kernel, or is
> there a ready to go driver in the kernel tree ?
> i didn't find anything...

You've got 2 choices:
1. use the new sysace driver; it's already in mainline.  The new
driver is faster, but it doesn't handle hotswap of the CF card (yet)
2. use the EDK driver; easiest way is to use my tree which already has
it merged:


Grant Likely, B.Sc., P.Eng.
Secret Lab Technologies Ltd.
grant.likely at
(403) 399-0195

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