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From: Peter Rosin <>
To: Ahmad Fatoum <>,
	Sascha Hauer <>,
	Ahmad Fatoum <>
Cc: Barebox List <>
Subject: Re: at91 sama5d3 "regressions"
Date: Wed, 22 Sep 2021 09:41:29 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>


On 2021-09-22 09:06, Ahmad Fatoum wrote:
> On 19.09.21 08:32, Peter Rosin wrote:
>> However, the above also means that the quotes around the
>> "regressions" word in the subject can be removed. The problems
>> are squarely in the upstream code base, and I do need fixes
>> for region overlap, eXecute Never and RO_DATA_SECTION.
> I am interested in understanding how that breakage came about.
> I have a sama5d3_xplained here with NAND, which I will try to
> find some time to reproduce this on.
> For your immediate issue: I'd like to use the occasion to get
> all sama5d3 to probe from device tree. We already have one
> sama5d3 DT-enabled board upstream (microchip-ksz9477-evb) and
> I just CC'd you on a series to migrate the sama5d3_xplained
> from legacy board code to DT. I tested this boots correctly
> after at91bootstrap from NAND without your series here.
> The relevant defconfig is at91_multi_defconfig. It will generate
> a barebox-sama5d3-xplained.img, which should boot to shell
> on your board.
> If that works, we could create a new barebox-sama5d3xek.img image
> that does the same as barebox-sama5d3-xplained.img, but with
> different device tree and see if all peripherals you use
> still work.
> With everything nice and dandy, we could finally remove non-DT
> code for sama5d3 altogether and your board would reuse the same
> early bootstrap code basically all other platforms use and test.
> Sounds good?

That sounds like the right way to fix things. Thanks!


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      reply	other threads:[~2021-09-22  7:43 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 14+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-09-17 22:37 Peter Rosin
2021-09-17 22:39 ` [PATCH 1/4] common.h: reintroduce region_overlap() as, old_region_overlap() Peter Rosin
2021-09-17 22:39 ` [PATCH 2/4] ARM: copy data if there is a region overlap Peter Rosin
2021-09-17 22:40 ` [PATCH 3/4] Revert "ARM: mmu: use client domain permissions to support ARMv7 eXecute Never" Peter Rosin
2021-09-19  7:06   ` Rouven Czerwinski
2021-09-19  7:50     ` Peter Rosin
2021-09-19 20:33       ` Peter Rosin
2021-09-20  9:14       ` Ahmad Fatoum
2021-09-20 10:22         ` Peter Rosin
2021-09-17 22:41 ` [PATCH 4/4] lds: the RO_DATA_SECTION macro does not work on my SAMA5D3 board Peter Rosin
2021-09-17 23:57 ` at91 sama5d3 "regressions" Peter Rosin
2021-09-19  6:32   ` Peter Rosin
2021-09-22  7:06     ` Ahmad Fatoum
2021-09-22  7:41       ` Peter Rosin [this message]

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