That is a nice plan which aligned with my plan for modding u-boot to boot off the internal partitions :).
I pushed some changes into my git repository on github which looks like #1 on your list. git://github.com/bauwks/Nook-Table...
I merged the latest B&N 1.4.2 code into my 2nduboot git repository on github: https://github.com/bauwks/Nook-Tablet
It still compiles and works on my 16GB NT and others have have successfully booted the 8GB NT model.
The instructions for bui...
I forked the NT source code repository on github and checked in the changes needed to build a 2nd u-boot.
So now you guys can build your own flashing_boot.img to boot unsigned code off of the SD card. The approach I used is modifiable to boot ...
I was poking around the nook source code and saw something interesting in u-boot. When it loads a kernel/ramdisk pair into RAM, it doesn't verify the load addresses in the header. That means that I can load 2 independent payloads i...
Maybe some of you guys have figured this out already but it's probably important to note for people developing custom recovery or boot ROMs.
There is a partition on the internal flash named "bootdata" that stores a files named BCB and BootCnt. ...