Hi,

Thank you for your help.  I believe I am using Neil's recipe to build the uImage and modules with bitbake linux-omap3-2.6.36.  However, when I build this myself and load it on to my gumstix, no modules are loaded on startup. When I run lsmod, it is blank.  When I run lsmod using your prebuilt images and modules, I get:

Module                  Size  Used by
libertas_sdio          14461  0
cp210x                 10652  0
libertas               89181  1 libertas_sdio
ftdi_sio               27591  0
lib80211                5171  1 libertas
ads7846                 8867  0
usbserial              30623  2 cp210x,ftdi_sio
ipv6                  222207  14

I would love to understand the error because in the future I would like to be able to customize the kernel myself.

Also, thank you for directing me to your GNOME image feed.  This will do the trick as I puzzle over my build problems.

Regards,
Adam

On Thu, Feb 24, 2011 at 8:53 AM, Steve Sakoman <sakoman@gmail.com> wrote:
On Thu, Feb 24, 2011 at 5:31 AM, Adam Stambler <adasta@gmail.com> wrote:
> Hello Folks,
>
> What kernel defconfig settings are chosen for the sakoman prebuilt overo
> kernel images?

They are built using the OE linux-omap3 recipes in the Overo branch.

> I have had great success with my gumstix using sakoman's prebuilt images.
> However, now I want to use a newer kernel version which sakoman does not
> provide, linux-ompa3-2.6.36.

IIRC, the most recent pre-built image set has a 2.6.36 kernel.

Neil has taken over the OE repo and pre-built image generation.
Perhaps he can comment on a target date for availability of builds
from the new build server.

In the meantime, if you want a pre-built image that uses 2.6.36 you
could use my GNOME image:

http://www.sakoman.com/category/7-gnome-daily-builds-r12.html

> I have built it using bitbake and installed it
> and its modules onto my Overo Fire.  Unlike the prebuilt image, it does not
> load the libertas driver or even create the ttyUSBs for the usb to serial
> converters attached to my gumstix.
>
> I am using the latest org.openembedded.dev git repo and I am tracking the
> overo branch.  To build the kernel I am running bitbake
> linux-omap3-2.6.36.   Is there another branch or repo with sakoman's
> standard image settings enabled?

You might want to try pulling again, since Neil has added a 2.6.36
recipe to the Overo branch:

http://gitorious.org/gumstix-oe/mainline/commit/19c8bc28a2b49284bed208f7f2177131ab25f4ec

Steve

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