U-Boot-Linaro PXE support for additional platforms

Registered by David Zinman on 2011-10-05

Currently U-Boot-Linaro only supports PXE on a Pandaboard. Check which other platforms could also deliver ethernet support at u-boot, and make sure PXE is working properly with them.

Blueprint information

Status:
Complete
Approver:
Ricardo Salveti
Priority:
Medium
Drafter:
John Rigby
Direction:
Approved
Assignee:
John Rigby
Definition:
Approved
Series goal:
Accepted for 11.11
Implementation:
Implemented
Milestone target:
milestone icon 11.10
Started by
Ricardo Salveti on 2011-10-06
Completed by
Fathi Boudra on 2011-11-11

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Sprints

Whiteboard

[jcrigby 24Oct2011] IGEPv2 added but untested, Beagle and Quickstart minimally tested.

Headline: PXE boot support has been added to Beagle XM, FSL Quickstart and IGEPv2.

Acceptance: These boards will use PXE config file on host to download kernel and rootfs.

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Work Items

Work items:
Add PXE booting for OMAP3 Beagle: DONE
Add PXE booting for i.MX53 quickstart using onboard FEC: DONE
Add PXE booting for one other OMAP3 board (one with on board non-USB Ethernet, like IGEPv2): DONE

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