device tree on rpi2 not working
tim at krieglstein.org
Wed Dec 16 09:32:27 PST 2015
Thanks for your reply.
Am Dienstag, 15. Dezember 2015, 21:57:47 schrieb Phil:
> You mustn't have asked your question in the Device Tree Forum, otherwise I
> would have seen it.
You are right, i posted it to the "Advanced User" Forum. I just posted a reply
with the solution to make users of search engines happy. I will try to select
the right forum next time i have a question.
> This also isn't the right forum for your question, but
> it found me so I'll answer. Read this
> (https://www.raspberrypi.org/documentation/linux/kernel/building.md) and
> use the mkknlimg script to tell the RPi firmware that the kernel is
Eric's hint was enough (device_tree=bcm2709-rpi-2-b.dtb in config.txt). As i
am using with ptxdist a complete cross building environment the building of
the kernel is a little different ("ptxdist images" or more specifically
"ptxdist targetinstall kernel"). But the hint for mkknlimg is interesting
nevertheless as i have not known about it.
Still i would like to know what the base repository for the patches on this
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