[OpenWrt-Devel] Sysupgrade to Barrier Breaker on au1000 (MTX-1)

John Crispin john at phrozen.org
Fri Jul 18 13:25:56 EDT 2014

On 17/07/2014 10:55, Bruno Randolf wrote:
> I volunteer to maintain au1000. The only devices I have are MTX-1 
> though, but I believe there are not many other au1000 boards out in
> the wild anyways.


> I don't know how to fix the sysupgrade issue. Basically the name
> used in AA was wrong
> (ROOTFS_IMG="openwrt-au1000-au1500-jffs2-128k.fs") and this has
> been chnaged to something more generic in BB 
> (ROOTFS_IMG="openwrt-au1000-au1500-root.fs"). sysupgrade from BB to
> BB works OK, but the problem is upgrade from AA to BB, where the
> ROOTFS_IMG names in the tar do not match.
> The only solutions I can think of are, none of which I find really
> good:
> 1) Keep on using the old (wrong) name for all image types 2)
> Provide a symlink with the old name for upgrade from AA to BB 3)
> Add backwards compatibility code to /lib/upgrade/platform.sh

4) we make a script that we call after the build on the server that
repackages the images

how about that ?

openwrt-devel mailing list
openwrt-devel at lists.openwrt.org

More information about the openwrt-devel mailing list