Fixing the missing "cpu" devclass on RPi

Peter Jeremy peter at
Sun Feb 24 06:16:55 UTC 2019

On 2019-Feb-24 14:07:33 +1100, Peter Jeremy <peter at> wrote:
>I've added rpi-cpus.dtbo to fdt_overlays in loader.conf and the boot
>messages report that it's being loaded but the "cpus" section is still
>missing from hw.fdt
>I presume I've got something wrong in my dtso but I'm not sure what -
>I haven't found a great deal of documentation on writing overlays and
>the above looks correct according to what I've found.

Actually, I had a typo in my fdt_overlays and missed the error message
that reported the load failed.  :-(

bcm2835_cpufreq is working for me again.

Peter Jeremy
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