Gumstix on Qemu

Thomas Dörfler Thomas.Doerfler at
Wed Sep 30 13:45:48 UTC 2009


just as a side note: current U-Boot sources also contain a method to
boot a vanilla ELF file. This might be a nice way to get rid of the
"mkimage" problems :-)

There should be a command "bootelf" to do so, if the U-Boot has been
configured that way before compilation.


Joel Sherrill wrote:
> Joel Sherrill wrote:
>> Hi,
>> I was curious about running the Gumstix BSP
>> on Qemu and made some progress.
>> I can't figure out how to get the Flash setup so
>> the U-Boot image of the RTEMS application is
>> in the right place for it to automatically boot.
>> It is booting the U-Boot image in the ftp directory above
>> and I can type at the prompt.  It seems very close to
>> working. :)
> I played around more and can definitely see the
> RTEMS U-Boot image at the Flash address I
> placed it when building the Flash image.
> I think if someone could provide the mkimage
> command they use to run RTEMS apps on a real
> gumstix, this would work
> --joel
>> Any help is appreciated.
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