[uClinux-dev] linux 2.6.x on Arcturus ColdFire uC5272

Greg Ungerer gerg at snapgear.com
Thu Aug 4 19:42:01 EDT 2005


Hi Keith,

Keith Nicewarner wrote:
> Has anyone gotten uClinux 2.6.x to compile for the 5272?  I have a USB 
> camera device that I need to use with the ColdFire but it has no driver 
> for 2.4.x kernels – only 2.6.11 and better.  I tried grabbing the latest 
> beta 20050614 uClinux distribution but I get this error when building 
> with gcc 2.95.3:
> 
>  
> 
> usr/initramfs_data.S: Assembler messages:
> 
> usr/initramfs_data.S:29: Error: Unknown pseudo-op:  `.incbin'
> 
>  
> 
> Any ideas how I can get a 2.6.11 kernel on the ColdFire?

You need to get a newer tool chain. Older versions on binutils
did not support ".incbin".

I regularly build 2.6 uClinux kernels on the 5272 (always the
Morotola/Freescale M5272C3 board).

Regards
Greg


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