Das U-Boot

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Das U-Boot

Universal Bootloader for many embedded devices

Das U-Boot (Universal Bootloader) is a free software, primary boot loader used in embedded devices. It is available for a number of different computer architectures, including 68k, ARM, AVR32, Blackfin, MicroBlaze, MIPS, Nios, PPC and x86.

Supported file systems: Cramfs, ext2, ext3, ext4, FAT, FDOS, JFFS2, ReiserFS, UBIFS, ZFS



version v2014.01 (stable)
released on 20 January 2014



LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
GNU GPLv2John Sullivan7 March 2014
License:GPLv2orlaterJohn Sullivan7 March 2014

Leaders and contributors

Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
General discussionMailing Listhttp://lists.denx.de/mailman/listinfo/u-boot

Software prerequisites

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 7 March 2014.


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