[Top] [All Lists]

Re: CFE bootloader

To: Linux MIPS mailing list <>
Subject: Re: CFE bootloader
From: Pete Popov <>
Date: 09 Oct 2003 16:01:07 -0700
In-reply-to: <>
Organization: MontaVista Software
Original-recipient: rfc822;
References: <>
On Thu, 2003-10-09 at 15:41, Finney, Steve wrote:
> I have no idea how someone would make a choice 
> between MIPS bootloaders (YAMON, U-Boot, CFE, Redboot(?),
> and whatever else), but just so all the options are out 
> there, here's access and licensing information for the 
> Broadcom CFE bootloader: 

I would take a look at the community that's behind it. I like yamon and
it has worked great on the MIPS boards I've worked with. I haven't
played with uboot on MIPS, but what uboot has going for it is a
community that is improving it, adding features, new boards, etc. It's
also cross-arch so if you find yourself supporting multiple products on
different arches, you only have to deal with one bootloader.


<Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread>