I went ahead and did another 'make' of the buildroot after removing the root
folder in build_arm_nofpu and all three image files. The new
rootfs.arm_nofpu.jffs2 is still 32 MB. I tried downloading it to the gumstix
using kermit again, and it failed a second time.
What else can I try?
> Date: Mon, 1 Oct 2007 16:49:57 -0400
> From: "Dante A. Sanchez" <dante@...>
> Subject: Re: [Gumstix-users] Filesystem size
> To: gumstix-users@...
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> Thanks for the help, Jozsef. I did the following:
> $ rm -rf build_arm_nofpu/root;
> $ rm -f rootfs.arm_nofpu.jffs2 u-boot.bin uImage
> $ make clean
> And I got this output-
> make -j3 -C
> make : Entering directory
> make : *** No rule to make target 'uninstall'. Stop.
> make : Leaving directory
> make: *** [ccache-clean] Error 2
> Is there anything else I need to change before trying a 'make' again?
> > Message: 1
> > Date: Mon, 1 Oct 2007 17:48:50 +0200
> > From: "Jozsef Lenart" <lenart.jozsef@...>
> > Subject: Re: [Gumstix-users] Filesystem size
> > To: "General mailing list for gumstix users."
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> > Hi,
> > do an 'rm -rf build_arm_nofpu/root; rm -f rootfs.arm_nofpu.jffs2
> > u-boot.bin uImage; make clean', before do the 'make' of the buildroot.
> > Jocc
> > 2007/10/1, Dante A. Sanchez <dante@...>:
> > >
> > > Hello,
> > >
> > > I just finished building my first filesystem, and it ended up being
> > quite
> > > large. I did select the padded output option, so a file 32243712 bytes
> > in
> > > size makes sense (I'm using a verdex board). Now, when I tried
> > that
> > > onto the gumstix, kermit gave me a huge error count, and the flashing
> > didn't
> > > work (it took almost two hours to finish). Am I doing something wrong
> > here?
> > > I've thought about trying the USBnet connection, but I just read this
> > > section on the wiki saying that USB connection is a no-go on the
> > > Thanks,
> > > Dante Sanchez