OpenWrt imx split status?
pepe2k at gmail.com
Wed Oct 13 14:03:27 PDT 2021
On 05.10.2021 18:45, ＠SRCHACK.ORG wrote:
> Hi Tim-san, Piotr-san
> I have an on OpenWrt based buildroot with an i.MX8M mini board.
Is it a custom board? Can you tell something more about it?
> Since I used linux-imx, uboot-imx. it is not a code that can be merged into the original master.
> It running for Japanese communication robot.
> start porting to i.MX8M on openwrt master?
> I want to help as much as possible, when I have time.
I just sent the patch series with imx6 to imx with arch-specific
subtargets conversion: .
I suppose that i.MX 8M based devices should go to 'imx/cortexa53'.
Please check my 'imx/cortexa7' subtarget creation commit and if you want
and have time, follow it (you would need some basics like image building
code and kernel config-default, then you can go step by step, ideally
testing some initramfs image).
> On 2021/10/06 0:55, Tim Harvey wrote:
>> On Tue, Oct 5, 2021 at 8:42 AM Piotr Dymacz <pepe2k at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> Hi Tim,
>>> On 04.10.2021 00:22, Tim Harvey wrote:
>>>> How is your progress regarding submitting patches to OpenWrt to split
>>>> the imx target into multiple arch related subtargets (like cortexa7,
>>> I'm planning to clean it up and send patches this week.
>>> I finally got final revision of the hardware I was working on that for.
>> Thanks, please Cc me on those when you submit.
>>>> Is anyone working on i.MX8 support that you know of? I have seen
>>>> people ask for it in the past but nobody has been persistent about it.
>>> I'm not aware of anyone working on something with i.MX8.
>>> Do you plan to work on Venice series support in OpenWrt?
>> Perhaps eventually but it is not a priority at the moment.
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