A good tutorial for compiling uboot.ext?


Bozza

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Armbian is a community driven open source project. Do you like to contribute your code?

i do not know any details, i just know that is why the u-boot.ext was there ... maybe just give a mainline c4 u-boot a try and chainload that? i would not recommend to touch the legacy u-boot on the box as long as you do not know 100% what you are doing (maybe you do know 100%) as its very easy to brick a box this way due to wrong memory timings

 

best wishes - hexdump

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Maybe these helps as a start:

 

https://gitlab.com/baylibre/amlogic/atv/u-boot/-/wikis/home
https://u-boot.readthedocs.io/en/latest/board/amlogic/sei610.html

 

But it looks like the u-boot.ext Balbes uses is one without de binaries from Amlogic, since he is chaining his bootloader after the boards own u-boot, so memory initialization and soc initialization is already done.

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