Read kernel from static UBI volume

Guillermo Rodriguez Garcia guille.rodriguez at
Thu Oct 27 00:29:03 PDT 2016


2016-10-27 9:18 GMT+02:00 Uwe Kleine-König <u.kleine-koenig at>:
> On Thu, Oct 27, 2016 at 09:10:02AM +0200, Guillermo Rodriguez Garcia wrote:
>> I know Barebox can load files from UBIFS. However, is there support
>> from booting a kernel directly from a static UBI volume?.
> Are you using ptxdist? If so, enable BLSPEC which results in the kernel
> being installed (together with a dtb if configured) in the rootfs and
> barebox can boot this easily.

Yes, but this is not what I want: I want to be able to read a kernel
from a static UBI volume, not from the rootfs. Is this possible ?

Guillermo Rodriguez Garcia
guille.rodriguez at

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