[Gta04-owner] gta04 does not boot anymore

Ken-Patrick Lehrmann kp.lehrmann at gmail.com
Sun Feb 3 10:30:27 CET 2013


On 02/02/2013 22:29, Dr. H. Nikolaus Schaller wrote:
> Hi,
> 
> Am 02.02.2013 um 13:41 schrieb Ken-Patrick Lehrmann:
> 
>> Hello,
>>
>> For the last month, I add tried QtMoko v50 on my gta04, all was ok
>> (expect for known bugs).
>>
>> This morning, I tried the last hardware validation, so as to update the
>> boot system to be able to multiboot on ext4. But obviously I did
>> something wrong (although I don't understand what).
>>
>> I used the makesd available at
>> http://download.goldelico.com/gta04/unstable/, boot my gta04 on it. This
> 
> well, "unstable" is what its says... Especially now the unstable is a new 3.7-
> kernel and it is not sure if it works smoothly with everything else in the
> "unstable" partition.

Indeed.

> 
> You should be able to create a SD card using the latest "production" image.
> 
> Then, press the AUX button and hold while inserting the battery. This
> forces the whole boot to come from SD card, i.e. a known system and
> resets the u-boot environment variables.
> 
> It will enable the display and turn it red (then you can release the AUX
> button).

Thanks, it worked !

Ken-Patrick


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