[PATCH 1/1] Fix README for Khadas VIM board

Neil Armstrong narmstrong at baylibre.com
Tue Jul 10 06:43:36 PDT 2018


Hi Loic,

On 10/07/2018 15:15, Loic Devulder wrote:
> Fix documentation to be able to cross-compile U-Boot on Khadas VIM board.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Loic Devulder <ldevulder at suse.de>
> ---
>  board/amlogic/khadas-vim/README | 32 +++++++++++++++++++++++++-------
>  1 file changed, 25 insertions(+), 7 deletions(-)
> 
> diff --git a/board/amlogic/khadas-vim/README b/board/amlogic/khadas-vim/README
> index 7eaca724f8..0f912e9fcd 100644
> --- a/board/amlogic/khadas-vim/README
> +++ b/board/amlogic/khadas-vim/README
> @@ -20,12 +20,19 @@ Currently the u-boot port supports the following devices:
>   - serial
>   - eMMC, microSD
>   - Ethernet
> + - USB

This will collide with my previous patch "boards: amlogic: Fix boards README"

>  
>  U-Boot compilation
>  ==================
>  
> + > mkdir ~/cross-compile
> + > cd ~/cross-compile
> + > wget -c https://releases.linaro.org/components/toolchain/binaries/latest/aarch64-elf/gcc-linaro-7.2.1-2017.11-x86_64_aarch64-elf.tar.xz
> + > tar xvfJ gcc-linaro-7.2.1-2017.11-x86_64_aarch64-elf.tar.xz
> + > export PATH=$PWD/gcc-linaro-7.2.1-2017.11-x86_64_aarch64-elf:$PATH
> + > cd <u-boot_src_directory>
>   > export ARCH=arm
> - > export CROSS_COMPILE=aarch64-none-elf-
> + > export CROSS_COMPILE=aarch64-elf-
>   > make khadas-vim_defconfig
>   > make
>  
> @@ -36,20 +43,31 @@ Amlogic doesn't provide sources for the firmware and for tools needed
>  to create the bootloader image, so it is necessary to obtain them from
>  the git tree published by the board vendor:
>  
> - > wget https://releases.linaro.org/archive/13.11/components/toolchain/binaries/gcc-linaro-aarch64-none-elf-4.8-2013.11_linux.tar.xz
> - > wget https://releases.linaro.org/archive/13.11/components/toolchain/binaries/gcc-linaro-arm-none-eabi-4.8-2013.11_linux.tar.xz
> +To be able to compile the *old* U-Boot (if needed):
> + > Remove the *new* gcc-7.2 from the PATH
> + > cd ~/cross-compile
> + > wget -c https://releases.linaro.org/components/toolchain/binaries/4.9-2017.01/aarch64-elf/gcc-linaro-4.9.4-2017.01-x86_64_aarch64-elf.tar.xz
>   > tar xvfJ gcc-linaro-aarch64-none-elf-4.8-2013.11_linux.tar.xz
> + > export PATH=$PWD/gcc-linaro-4.9.4-2017.01-x86_64_aarch64-elf/bin:$PATH
> +
> +To compile the ATF firmware:
> + > cd ~/cross-compile
> + > wget -c https://releases.linaro.org/archive/13.11/components/toolchain/binaries/gcc-linaro-arm-none-eabi-4.8-2013.11_linux.tar.xz
>   > tar xvfJ gcc-linaro-arm-none-eabi-4.8-2013.11_linux.tar.xz
> - > export PATH=$PWD/gcc-linaro-aarch64-none-elf-4.8-2013.11_linux/bin:$PWD/gcc-linaro-arm-none-eabi-4.8-2013.11_linux/bin:$PATH
> + > export PATH=$PWD/gcc-linaro-arm-none-eabi-4.8-2013.11_linux/bin:$PATH
> +
> + > cd <where_you_want_to_put_vim-u-boot>
>   > git clone https://github.com/khadas/u-boot -b Vim vim-u-boot
>   > cd vim-u-boot
> + > export ARCH=arm
> + > export CROSS_COMPILE=aarch64-elf-
>   > make kvim_defconfig
>   > make
> - > export FIPDIR=$PWD/fip
>  
>  Go back to mainline U-Boot source tree then :
> + > export FIPDIR=$PWD/fip
> + > cd <u-boot_src_directory>
>   > mkdir fip
> -
>   > cp $FIPDIR/gxl/bl2.bin fip/
>   > cp $FIPDIR/gxl/acs.bin fip/
>   > cp $FIPDIR/gxl/bl21.bin fip/
> @@ -67,7 +85,7 @@ Go back to mainline U-Boot source tree then :
>  	fip/bl30_new.bin \
>  	bl30
>  
> - > $FIPDIR/acs_tool.pyc fip/bl2.bin fip/bl2_acs.bin fip/acs.bin 0
> + > python $FIPDIR/acs_tool.pyc fip/bl2.bin fip/bl2_acs.bin fip/acs.bin 0

Apart this line, I don't see the point of all the other changes ? Can you elaborate ?

These instructions are already made to cross-compile U-boot, is there an issue with the instructions ?

>  
>   > $FIPDIR/blx_fix.sh \
>  	fip/bl2_acs.bin \
> 


Neil



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