Install Custom Kernel


I cross-compiled a kernel for my BeagleBone Black and I’d like to update the BBB to that kernel, but I’m not sure how to do that.

This has been my main resource:

Using that link, I was able to load the kernel into memory via tftp and run it. Can anyone provide a link or steps to take the uImage file and actually “install” that on to my BBB so a reboot will come up with that kernel?

Thanks very much!


Try this:

I’ve used the steps in this guide and created a good microSD to boot into Debian on the BBB.
Very concise and well done series of steps on this web page.