[U-Boot,12/12] binman: Mark 'align-end' as implemented

Message ID 20180516015258.187295-13-sjg@chromium.org
State Superseded
Delegated to: Simon Glass
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  • binman: A few more features
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Simon Glass May 16, 2018, 1:52 a.m.
The documentation says this is not implemented, but it is. Update the
documentation, and clarify its operation.

Signed-off-by: Simon Glass <sjg@chromium.org>

 tools/binman/README | 7 +++----
 1 file changed, 3 insertions(+), 4 deletions(-)


diff --git a/tools/binman/README b/tools/binman/README
index 42ed4448bc2..22f21bc5b44 100644
--- a/tools/binman/README
+++ b/tools/binman/README
@@ -302,9 +302,9 @@  align-size:
 	This sets the alignment of the end of an entry. Some entries require
 	that they end on an alignment boundary, regardless of where they
-	start. If 'align-end' is not provided, no alignment is performed.
-	Note: This is not yet implemented in binman.
+	start. This does not move the start of the entry, so the contents of
+	the entry will still start at the beginning. But there may be padding
+	at the end. If 'align-end' is not provided, no alignment is performed.
 	For 'blob' types this provides the filename containing the binary to
@@ -662,7 +662,6 @@  Some ideas:
   configurable build directory
 - Consider making binman work with buildman, although if it is used in the
   Makefile, this will be automatic
-- Implement align-end
 Simon Glass <sjg@chromium.org>