How to build a tonidoplug2 kernel

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Re: How to build a tonidoplug2 kernel

Postby Tuxedo » Mon Jul 30, 2012 10:59 am

The kernel source is from the hardware vendor and they've made some changes to the kernel to make it work with their hardware.

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Re: How to build a tonidoplug2 kernel

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Re: How to build a tonidoplug2 kernel

Postby WarheadsSE » Mon Aug 20, 2012 12:13 pm

Sorry I am late to the party, but how about 3.1.10?

https://github.com/archlinuxarm/PKGBUIL ... core/linux

That has the build scripts, configs & patches needed to build our kernel entirely, and are easily modifiable to bring the kernel all the way to 3.4, even 3.5 without DTS

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Re: How to build a tonidoplug2 kernel

Postby wirelessfrankie » Wed Oct 17, 2012 4:33 am


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Re: How to build a tonidoplug2 kernel

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Re: How to build a tonidoplug2 kernel

Postby Aleks » Thu Nov 07, 2013 10:24 am

Just wanted to say a quick thanks to the OP and subsequent posters. I managed to cross compile compile 3.11.4 and got debian wheezy running on my TP2. My main motivation was that there isn't an armel version of php5-fpm officially available for squeeze and I had difficulty making the one I compiled work. I found some useful sites along the way which helped me out enormously.

The first is which has kernel patches and config file for the TP2. If you read these sir, very helpful.

The second is where I got the rootfs from (I did try to build my own with debootstrap but had numerous difficulties). It should be noted that the rootfs from doozan.com wouldn't boot by itself, although the kernel (3.11.1) loaded it couldn't mount the rootfs. I only got it to boot when I copied my new kernel across to it and replace the uImage. I also commented out the default instructions in the fstab and fw_env.config files, I didn't really know what I was doing here but I took guidance from the files on the standard tonido rootfs and seemed to work.

It's taken three days of intensive googling to get there so I thought I'd share.

Aleks

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Re: How to build a tonidoplug2 kernel

Postby madhan » Thu Nov 07, 2013 12:10 pm

Thanks for sharing!


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