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==External links==
 
==External links==
 
*[http://www.denx.de/wiki/UBoot Das U-Boot project homepage]
 
*[http://www.denx.de/wiki/UBoot Das U-Boot project homepage]
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*[http://www.linuxnotincluded.pwp.blueyonder.co.uk/linkstation/u-boot.html linuxnotincluded's original U-Boot announcement page from 2006]
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*[http://www.linuxdevices.com/articles/AT5085702347.html Introduction to Das U-Boot ...] including some short examples of tftp, copying and flashing into ROM
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==Forum Threads Related to UBoot==
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*[http://forum.nas-central.org/viewtopic.php?f=7&t=1310 UBoot Ported to the LinkStation]
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*[http://forum.nas-central.org/viewtopic.php?f=9&t=1753&st=0&sk=t&sd=a&start=15 Installation of UBoot and Firmimg.bin on a LS-HG]
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*[http://forum.nas-central.org/viewtopic.php?f=39&t=4986 Account of a Bad LSPro UBoot Flash Fixed w/o JTAG]
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*[                                                UBoot & 2.6 kernel for the LS2]

Latest revision as of 16:15, 27 March 2009

Das U-Boot (Universal Bootloader, German for "the submarine") is a boot loader for a number of different computer architectures, including PPC, ARM, MIPS, x86, m68k, Nios, and Microblaze. It is free software released under the GNU General Public License. It can be built on an x86 PC for any supported architecture using a cross development environment called the Embedded Linux Development Kit (ELDK).

The LS Pro, KuroPro and every Marvell SoC device that Melco/Buffalo/Revogear is currently producing come with UBoot. LinkStation and Kuro devices prior to the LS Pro had a rather non-descript and less flexible bootloader. Linux-not-Included ported UBoot over to these older devices, so that now all of the boxes that we we work with here have access to this increased flexibility.


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Forum Threads Related to UBoot