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'''This tool is deprecated and the functionality is now a core feature of coreboot, see [[Payloads]] for more details'''
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'''mkelfImage''' is a utility to create ELF boot images from Linux kernel images.
 
'''mkelfImage''' is a utility to create ELF boot images from Linux kernel images.
  
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== Downloading and building mkelfImage ==
 
== Downloading and building mkelfImage ==
  
  $ svn co svn://coreboot.org/coreboot/trunk/util/mkelfImage
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  $ git clone http://review.coreboot.org/p/coreboot
  $ cd mkelfImage
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  $ cd coreboot/util/mkelfImage
 
  $ ./configure
 
  $ ./configure
 
  $ make
 
  $ make
  
 
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Latest revision as of 19:00, 18 January 2016

This tool is deprecated and the functionality is now a core feature of coreboot, see Payloads for more details


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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