Rockbox mail archiveSubject: [Q] firmware bootstrap process
From: Carlo Martino (martino_at_cs.uchicago.edu)
Would anyone be willing to clarify the firmware bootstrap process for me?
For what it's worth, here's my best guess at how it works:
* Power on.
* The processor starts reading instructions from ROM (which seems to start
* The firmware checks for a firmware updated in the root directory of the
* Question: is the entire default firmware in ROM, or do portions have to
Needless to say, anything you can tell me to help clear this up would be
Thanking you in advance,
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