Latest LQ Deal: Linux Power User Bundle
Go Back > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Hardware > Linux - Embedded & Single-board computer
User Name
Linux - Embedded & Single-board computer This forum is for the discussion of Linux on both embedded devices and single-board computers (such as the Raspberry Pi, BeagleBoard and PandaBoard). Discussions involving Arduino, plug computers and other micro-controller like devices are also welcome.


  Search this Thread
Old 06-06-2011, 03:34 AM   #1
Registered: Apr 2007
Location: Philippines
Distribution: Kubuntu, Ubuntu, CentOS
Posts: 289

Rep: Reputation: 41
Question Does a u-boot for a single core board works for a dual core board?

Hello everyone,

I have a board with dual IBM PowerPC 750GX Microprocessor. And I have a u-boot for PowerPC 750FX Microprocessor. Firstly the u-boot I have is slightly incompatible with my board which has a newer cpu (GX as compared to FX). When I loaded that u-boot to my board, nothing happens, it does not boot up.

Aside from the possible memory mapping differences, does having two processors affects u-boot? I also have a board which has dual 750FX core, but the 750FX u-boot (for single core) that I have does not work. What are the configurations that I can take a look at?



750fx, 750gx, powerpc

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
make-kpkg fails on amd64 dual core but works on single cpu robertkey Linux - General 1 01-03-2012 07:07 AM
Hardware Compatibilty Problem with Intel Dual Core with D945GCPE Mother Board? qureshifaizan Linux - Hardware 1 12-18-2007 10:33 AM
need a good intel core 2 board that works with linix seth-slackware Linux - Hardware 4 02-23-2007 06:04 PM > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Hardware > Linux - Embedded & Single-board computer

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:26 PM.

Main Menu
Write for LQ is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration