Diff for /wikisrc/ports/evbarm/raspberry_pi.mdwn between versions 1.134 and 1.136

version 1.134, 2020/10/15 19:56:44 version 1.136, 2020/10/15 20:07:30
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 ## Updating dtb files  ## Updating dtb files
   
 (This is harder than it should be.)  (This is harder than it should be.)
 Build a release.  gunzip the armv7.img, vnconfig it, and mount the MSDOS partition (e) e.g. on /mnt.  Copy the dtb files from /mnt/foo.dtb to /boot, and from /mnt/dtb/foo.dtb to /mnt/dtb.  Build a release.  gunzip the armv7.img, vnconfig it, and mount the MSDOS partition (e) e.g. on /mnt.  Copy the dtb files from /mnt/foo.dtb to /boot, and from /mnt/dtb/foo.dtb to /boot/dtb.
   
 It seems that some systems, including RPI, require dtb files in /boot, and some expect  them in /boot/dtb.  It seems that some systems, including RPI, require dtb files in /boot, and some expect them in /boot/dtb.
   
   \todo Explain if you only really need the right one for your system type.
   
 \todo Explain how one is supposed to be able to update these from the dtb files in releasedir/binary/kernel, or fix it to have the same structure.  \todo Explain how one is supposed to be able to update these from the dtb files in releasedir/binary/kernel, or fix it to have the same structure.
   
 ## Updating the firmware  ## Updating the firmware
   
 It is highly likely that running NetBSD from a given branch X with firmware from a branch Y < X will not go well.  It is unclear if firmware from a branch Y > X will work.   It is standard practice to use firmware from the right branch.  It is highly likely that running NetBSD from a given branch X with firmware from a branch Y < X will not go well.  It is unclear if firmware from a branch Y > X will work.  It is standard practice to use firmware from the right branch.
   
 A section below describes the process of updating NetBSD's copy of the firmware from upstream, with testing, by NetBSD developers.  This section is about updating a system's firmware from the firmware in a version of NetBSD.  A section below describes the process of updating NetBSD's copy of the firmware from upstream, with testing, by NetBSD developers.  This section is about updating a system's firmware from the firmware in a version of NetBSD.
   

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