Rockbox mail archiveSubject: Re: Multiboot Bootloaders
Re: Multiboot Bootloaders
From: Wilgus William via rockbox-dev <rockbox-dev_at_cool.haxx.se>
Date: Sat, 7 Oct 2017 17:27:46 -0400
We have had the commits for Bootdata and Multiboot functionality for a
By putting the multiboot bootloader in the mainline this will allow users
It also opens the possibility of having firmware for several different
If there aren't any objections I'd like to get these committed and
Currently only Sansa Fuze+, Sansa Clip+, Sansa Clip Zip, and Sansa Fuzev2
Other players can be added later with a few additions to their config files
The bootloader looks for this magic header when loading the firmware and
Requires: editing CRT.0 adding firmware/export/bootdata.h and defining
On failure or if no redirect file is found load will fallback to internal
Players need to have 'HAVE_BOOTDATA' 'BOOT_REDIR' 'HAVE_MULTIVOLUME' in
example for clip+ -> #define BOOT_REDIR "rockbox_main.clip+"
For the players that already have multiboot enabled..
Do note while the bootloader may be finished..
I thank you all for your time,
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