Read kernel from static UBI volume

Guillermo Rodriguez Garcia guille.rodriguez at
Thu Oct 27 00:34:20 PDT 2016

2016-10-27 9:31 GMT+02:00 Sascha Hauer <s.hauer at>:
> On Thu, Oct 27, 2016 at 09:10:02AM +0200, Guillermo Rodriguez Garcia wrote:
>> Hello all,
>> I know Barebox can load files from UBIFS. However, is there support
>> from booting a kernel directly from a static UBI volume?.
> bootm /dev/nand0.ubi.whatever should do.

That easy?

This is one of the reasons why I like barebox so much better than u-boot..

I assume this will just read the whole volume (as opposed to checking
the zImage size and so on). Correct?

Also will this do the UBI static volume CRC check?

Guillermo Rodriguez Garcia
guille.rodriguez at

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