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Jumping from application running on internal ram to Boot Rom

Question asked by niranjanbc on Nov 8, 2017
Latest reply on Nov 9, 2017 by niranjanbc

below are the functions i perform now on IMx6Solox board.

1. i have U-boot.2016 running which loads simple binary to internal ram. below are the steps performed.

      a. fatload mmc ${mmcdev}:${mmcpart} 0x00907000 simplebinary.bin

      b. dcache off

      c. icache off

      d. go 0x907000

2. now in simple binary fimrware executing out of internal, i do ddr ram test( writing and reading back to memory area)

3. once i finish the ram test, i jump back to boot rom has below.

        void (*bootRom)(void) = 0x000;


4. now it jumps back and start u-boot fine, but what i observe is i am not control GPIO pins at all.

 i tried all gpio commands gpio set 8,  gpio clear 8.... nothing works.

the same gpio control works fine in u-boot before starting simple binary firmware from internal ram.


i have recycle the power to make it work again.