As discussed in Chapter 6, Updating the Bootloader and Kernel, there are a few different kernels available. These kernels are built from the various branches available in the Git repository. Listing these branches is done using the
git branch command, with the addition of the
-a parameter telling Git to show all the available branches. In the following screenshot, the kernels discussed in Chapter 6, Updating the Bootloader and Kernel, should be recognizable:
The detached branch, in this case, is the kernel version that is linked to the BSP at the time of writing this book. Using
git checkout, it is easy to switch to an alternative ...