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The FIT architecture is capable of dynamically selecting different components (a kernel X, a DTB y, a ramdisk Z) in a single Image, connecting them together and booting them. Please go through presentation material for more info.
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The FIT architecture is capable of selecting different components (a kernel X, a DTB y, a ramdisk Z) from a single Image, and dynamically booting them. The presentation material attached below provides more details, examples and usecases of FIT.
  
 
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Revision as of 00:01, 11 February 2013

About FIT (Flattened Image Trees)

FIT is a "new", extensible, flexible U-boot Image format for representing multi-component kernel images. FIT images can represent one or more components in an image in the form of a Tree using the DT architecture. Some of the components include:

- kernel images
- ramdisks
- device trees
- cryptographic signatures.

The FIT architecture is capable of selecting different components (a kernel X, a DTB y, a ramdisk Z) from a single Image, and dynamically booting them. The presentation material attached below provides more details, examples and usecases of FIT.

Presentation

ELC 2013 in Sanfrancisco

View Presentation

Required Sources

Contact

You can contact Joel Fernandes (joel_ on freenode) for more details. email:

 joelagnel [at] ti [dot] com
 agnel.joel [at] gmail [dot] com