One barebox image for multiple boards

Sam Ravnborg sam at
Fri May 13 03:30:09 PDT 2022

Hi Matthias

On Fri, May 13, 2022 at 10:55:02AM +0200, Matthias Fend wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm looking for a solution to support multiple boards with just one barebox
> image. The few core components that are relevant for barebox are the same on
> all boards, so that the same barebox image runs on all boards. It is
> possible to dynamically detect the board type inside barebox, but as this
> requires some infrastructure it is not possible during lowlevel init.

The skov-imx6 boards was in a similar situation - here the solution was
to add enough infrastructure to lowlevel to be able to determine the
board variant.

Not what you asked for but maybe duplicating the minimal set of
infrastructure allows you to determine the board type anyway in lowlevel?


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