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5.13. U-Boot Image Formats

U-Boot operates on "image" files which can be basically anything, preceeded by a special header; see the definitions in include/image.h for details; basically, the header defines the following image properties:

The header is marked by a special Magic Number, and both the header and the data portions of the image are secured against corruption by CRC32 checksums.
5.12. U-Boot Standalone Applications 1. Abstract 5.14. U-Boot Advanced Features
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