[OpenWrt-Devel] [PATCH 00/10] ipq806x: implement sysupgrade for AP148

Jonas Gorski jogo at openwrt.org
Fri Sep 4 10:54:51 EDT 2015

On Fri, Aug 21, 2015 at 1:17 PM, Jonas Gorski <jogo at openwrt.org> wrote:
> This patchset adds sysupgrade support and and builds images for AP148.
> This has been tested on AP148.
> sysupgrade from original QSDK should work in theory, but in practice
> either ubiformat or something else in QSDK writes the ubi image in a way
> that makes OpenWrt fail to mount the image. U-Boot is able to read from
> it.
> Therefore the last two patches that create an "sysupgradeable" image are
> marked as RFC.
> Jonas Gorski (10):
>   ipq806x: enable ubiblock support
>   image: add a build step for building and appending an ubinized rootfs
>   build: add a build step for generic sysupgrade nand image
>   ipq806x: enable smem-parser for nand on AP148
>   ipq806x: rename "rootfs" to "ubi" on nand
>   ipq806x: wrap legacy image in uImage
>   ipq806x: clear IMAGES for devices
>   ipq806x: build images and add sysupgrade support for AP148
>   image: add a build recipe to wrap an ubi image in a itb file
>   ipq806x: wrap ubi in itb

Thanks, applied 1-8. I dropped 9 and 10 because while nice in theory,
it doesn't help much (as the config is likely incompatible), and you
need a non-itb one to flash from U-Boot anyway. Also as noted it
doesn't work.

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