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From: Greg KH <greg@kroah.com>
To: Pintu Agarwal <pintu.ping@gmail.com>
Cc: open list <linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org>,
	linux-mtd <linux-mtd@lists.infradead.org>,
	linux-fsdevel <linux-fsdevel@vger.kernel.org>,
	Phillip Lougher <phillip@squashfs.org.uk>,
	Sean Nyekjaer <sean@geanix.com>,
	Kernelnewbies <kernelnewbies@kernelnewbies.org>,
	Richard Weinberger <richard@nod.at>
Subject: Re: MTD: How to get actual image size from MTD partition
Date: Fri, 16 Jul 2021 17:41:01 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <YPGojf7hX//Wn5su@kroah.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <CAOuPNLjzyG_2wGDYmwgeoQuuQ7cykJ11THf8jMrOFXZ7vXheJQ@mail.gmail.com>

On Fri, Jul 16, 2021 at 12:12:41PM +0530, Pintu Agarwal wrote:
> Hi,
> 
> Our ARM32 Linux embedded system consists of these:
> * Linux Kernel: 4.14
> * Processor: Qualcomm Arm32 Cortex-A7
> * Storage: NAND 512MB
> * Platform: Simple busybox
> * Filesystem: UBIFS, Squashfs
> * Consists of nand raw partitions, squashfs ubi volumes.
> 
> My requirement:
> To find the checksum of a real image in runtime which is flashed in an
> MTD partition.

Try using the dm-verity module for ensuring that a block device really
is properly signed before mounting it.  That's what it was designed for
and is independent of the block device type.

good luck!

greg k-h

  parent reply	other threads:[~2021-07-16 15:41 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 23+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-07-16  6:42 Pintu Agarwal
2021-07-16  7:16 ` Richard Weinberger
2021-07-16 15:41 ` Greg KH [this message]
2021-07-16 16:26   ` Richard Weinberger
2021-07-19  9:09     ` Pintu Agarwal
2021-07-19  9:28       ` Richard Weinberger
2021-07-20  6:17         ` Pintu Agarwal
2021-07-20  6:40           ` Richard Weinberger
2021-07-20  8:01             ` Pintu Agarwal
2021-07-21 20:54               ` Richard Weinberger
2021-07-22 11:10                 ` Pintu Agarwal
2021-07-27 21:16                   ` Richard Weinberger
2021-07-29 11:17                     ` Ezequiel Garcia
2021-07-29 11:45                       ` Richard Weinberger
2021-07-29 12:03                         ` Ezequiel Garcia
2021-07-29 17:11                           ` Pintu Agarwal
2021-08-20 18:24                             ` Pintu Agarwal
2021-08-22 14:21                               ` Ezequiel Garcia
2021-08-30 15:58                                 ` Pintu Agarwal
2021-10-29 16:12                                   ` Pintu Agarwal
2021-10-29 16:48                                     ` Ezequiel Garcia
2021-11-08 13:51                                       ` Pintu Agarwal
2021-11-12 13:58                                         ` Ezequiel Garcia

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