ARCH_MULTIPLATFORM + ARM_APPENDED_DTB + custom boot-loader
Russell King - ARM Linux
linux at arm.linux.org.uk
Thu Nov 26 09:14:40 PST 2015
On Thu, Nov 26, 2015 at 06:10:06PM +0100, Mason wrote:
> Question: can a DT be appended to an Image, or does it have to be
> appended to a zImage?
The code to deal with it is part of the zImage.
> Can a zImage be uncompressed or compressed with a null compressor?
The format of both Image and zImage are mostly identical - you should
be able to use either with a boot loader wanting a binary image -
provided things are setup how the kernel wants. However, as you
need the appended DT support, you must use zImage.
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