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== Summary ==
 
== Summary ==
Lightning Boot is the boot loader used by the Didj. Several modifications have been made to the stock Lightning Boot (Version 1.0) to enhance its abilities. A menu screen has been added, with several options. These options have been expanded on over each version, to include such things as booting off SD card, loading U-Boot or zImage off of, etc.
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Lightning Boot is the boot loader used by the Didj. Several modifications have been made to the stock Lightning Boot (Version 1.0) to enhance its abilities. A menu screen has been added, with several options. These options have been expanded on each version, to include such things as booting off SD card, loading U-Boot or zImage off of SD, etc.
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[[Didj_Lightning_Boot_Options| Lightning Boot Options]] for a more detailed explanation of what each option does.
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== Lightning Boot Versions ==
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==== Version 1.4 ====
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* [http://files.poxlib.org/LeapFrog/elinux_downloads/lightning-boot-1.4.tar.bz2 Lightning Boot 1.4 Binaries]
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* [http://files.poxlib.org/LeapFrog/elinux_downloads/lightning-boot_1.4_source.tar.bz2 Lightning Boot 1.4 Sources]
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** Menu Screen
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** Boot Options
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*** Normal boot from NAND
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*** Download via Xmodem
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*** Load U-Boot from SD
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*** Load zImage from SD
  
== Versions ==
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==== Version 1.6 ====
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* [http://dl.dropbox.com/u/12747635/Didj_LX/lightning%20boot/lightning-boot-1.6NAND.tar.gz Lightning Boot 1.6 Binary]
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** Boot Options
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*** Includes 1.4 Options
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*** Boot Kernel and Rootfs from SD
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*** Boot from NAND with custom cmdline
  
* [https://sites.google.com/site/jrspruitt/downloads/lightning-boot-1.4.tar.bz2?attredirects=0&d=1 Lightning-boot 1.4 Binaries]
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==== Version 2.0 ====
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* [https://github.com/Reggi3/lightning-boot-2.0 Lightning-boot 2.0 Git Repo, Binary included]
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** Boot Options
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*** Includes 1.6 Options
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*** Autoboot zimage from SD
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*** Load Lightning-Boot from SD
  
* [http://dl.dropbox.com/u/12747635/Didj_LX/lightning%20boot/lightning-boot-1.6NAND.tar.gz| Lightning Boot 1.6 Binary]
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==== Version 2.1 ====
** [[Didj_lightning_boot_1.6| Lightning-boot 1.6 Page]]
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* [https://github.com/Julspower/lightning-boot-2.1 Lightning Boot 2.1 Git Repo]
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** Boot Options
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*** Includes 2.0 Boot Options
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*** Set default boot option
  
* [https://github.com/Reggi3/lightning-boot-2.0| Git Repo, Binary included]
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== UART Booting ==
** [[Didj_lightning_boot_2.0| Lightning-boot 2.0 Page]]
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* [https://github.com/Julspower/lightning-boot-2.1| Lightning Boot 2.1 Git Repo]
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* [[Didj_UART_Boot| Didj UART Boot]]

Latest revision as of 22:40, 28 October 2011


Summary

Lightning Boot is the boot loader used by the Didj. Several modifications have been made to the stock Lightning Boot (Version 1.0) to enhance its abilities. A menu screen has been added, with several options. These options have been expanded on each version, to include such things as booting off SD card, loading U-Boot or zImage off of SD, etc.

Lightning Boot Options for a more detailed explanation of what each option does.

Lightning Boot Versions

Version 1.4

Version 1.6

  • Lightning Boot 1.6 Binary
    • Boot Options
      • Includes 1.4 Options
      • Boot Kernel and Rootfs from SD
      • Boot from NAND with custom cmdline

Version 2.0

Version 2.1

UART Booting