I compiled the image using Buildroot (
2020.02.3) by first running
make raspberrypi0_defconfig and then by running
make menuconfig to enable ccache and remove ifupdown scripts.
I then ran
make to compile it to get a
sdcard.img file which I wrote the files to sd card using
When I boot the
Raspberry Pi Zero, I see kernel messages and the last message I see is of init process starting and then the screen goes blank. Trying to switch to different TTY(s) by pressing
Ctrl + Alt + F1 (F1 to F7) don't work. I don't have any windows manager, so I expected a simple login prompt.
When I used the
Raspberry Pi OS (32-bit) Lite - Minimal image based on Debian Buster, I was able to boot just fine and get to the login prompt. I can login and it all works, except when I use the image built from buildroot.
What could it be?