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'''mkelfimage''' is a utility to create ELF boot images from Linux kernel images.
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'''mkelfImage''' is a utility to create ELF boot images from Linux kernel images.
  
== Downloading and building mkelfimage ==
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It might be possible to use a vmlinux file with [[Initramfs|an embedded initramfs image]] as a payload, without using mkelfImage. We haven't tested this yet and would appreciate your feedback if you decide to try this alternative approach.
  
  $ svn co svn://coreboot.org/repos/trunk/util/mkelfImage
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== Downloading and building mkelfImage ==
  $ cd mkelfImage
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  $ git clone http://review.coreboot.org/p/coreboot
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  $ cd coreboot/util/mkelfImage
 
  $ ./configure
 
  $ ./configure
 
  $ make
 
  $ make
  
 
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Latest revision as of 16:42, 28 November 2012

mkelfImage is a utility to create ELF boot images from Linux kernel images.

It might be possible to use a vmlinux file with an embedded initramfs image as a payload, without using mkelfImage. We haven't tested this yet and would appreciate your feedback if you decide to try this alternative approach.

Downloading and building mkelfImage

$ git clone http://review.coreboot.org/p/coreboot
$ cd coreboot/util/mkelfImage
$ ./configure
$ make
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