No option for u-boot partition on armel omap/omap4 platforms

Bug #872525 reported by Tobin Davis on 2011-10-11
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Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
partman-uboot (Ubuntu)
Medium
Unassigned
Oneiric
Undecided
Unassigned
Precise
Medium
Unassigned

Bug Description

Currently, there is no option to create a u-boot partition required for omap/omap4 systems that boot from SD. If left alone, no fat partition will be created on /dev/mmcblk0 as 1st partition, which is required to make the system bootable. This should be 30M at an absolute minimum. No more than 70M is required.

tags: added: iso-testing
Tobin Davis (gruemaster) wrote :

This can be worked around by using the boot.img-[fb|serial].gz image file and selecting "Guided - use available free space" when prompted for partition info.

Changed in partman-partitioning (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Medium
milestone: none → precise-alpha-2
Colin Watson (cjwatson) on 2011-10-12
affects: partman-partitioning (Ubuntu) → partman-uboot (Ubuntu)
Martin Pitt (pitti) on 2012-02-06
Changed in partman-uboot (Ubuntu):
milestone: precise-alpha-2 → ubuntu-12.04-beta-1
Martin Pitt (pitti) on 2012-03-02
Changed in partman-uboot (Ubuntu):
milestone: ubuntu-12.04-beta-1 → ubuntu-12.04-beta-2
Colin Watson (cjwatson) on 2012-03-26
summary: - No option for u-boot partition on armel platforms
+ No option for u-boot partition on armel omap/omap4 platforms
Changed in partman-uboot (Ubuntu Precise):
status: New → Triaged
Martin Pitt (pitti) on 2012-03-30
Changed in partman-uboot (Ubuntu):
milestone: ubuntu-12.04-beta-2 → ubuntu-12.04
Rolf Leggewie (r0lf) wrote :

oneiric has seen the end of its life and is no longer receiving any updates. Marking the oneiric task for this ticket as "Won't Fix".

Changed in partman-uboot (Ubuntu Oneiric):
status: New → Won't Fix
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