Re: git: 1dec3639fd0c - main - sysutils/u-boot: Update to 2021.07

From: Herbert J. Skuhra <>
Date: Mon, 12 Jul 2021 13:44:43 +0200
Hi Emmanuel,

thanks for your feedback.

On Mon, Jul 12, 2021 at 11:50:10AM +0200, Emmanuel Vadot wrote:
>  So I took the latest snapshot image available on the ftp
> (FreeBSD-14.0-CURRENT-arm-armv7-GENERICSD-20210701-c5f4772c66d-247671.img)
>  and dd u-boot for the nanopi_m1plus on it.
>  The snapshot already have the u-boot for BeagleBone and RPI*
>  No problems on the BBB
>  No problems on the NanoPi M1Plus
>  I do see the hang on the RPI2 though (RPI2 v1.1)
>  Commit 60a376b09332a0cf061b3 in u-boot removes
> CONFIG_EFI_GRUB_ARM32_WORKAROUND from the RPI2 defconfig but we do
> re-add it in the ports tree (see
> and
>  So if you bisected from u-boot tree directly and didn't use a fragment
> that's normal to get this commit as the first bad one.

I was lazy and built the port (created a *.tar.bz2 archive from
the git checkout or rcX downloads and modified distinfo). 

>  Note that the images don't have a boot.scr (u-boot script) for a long
> time now, we rely on EFI. (See commit

Yes, my RPi2 only boots without this change (a361eabce3cf). Maybe it
should be reverted until we have a proper fix? Or create images with
older U-Boot (2021.01)?

>  For your mmc problem this can be that you are not using the dtoverlay
> that switches between the sdhost controller and the sdhci. Using this
> rewrite the mmc number for u-boot.

This happens even with the official builds!

==> OK (U-Boot 2021.04)
==> Not OK. (U-Boot 2021.07)

I am using U-Boot 2021.04 again because I still don't know how to boot
from mmc device 2 automatically.

Received on Mon Jul 12 2021 - 11:44:43 UTC

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