It looks like the Overo COMs, when mounted in any other slot on your
Stagecoach board than the first slot, are not coming up. The other
LEDs usually indicate Ethernet activity and we're not seeing that.
Gumstix will contact you off-list to provide warranty coverage.
On Mon, Nov 29, 2010 at 6:29 PM, Michael Hope <michaelh@...> wrote:
> On 30 November 2010 14:18, Ash Charles <ash@...> wrote:
>> Hi Michael,
>> On Mon, Nov 29, 2010 at 1:20 PM, Michael Hope <michaelh@...> wrote:
>>> This boots quite happily if I put the Overo in the slot next to the
>>> USB console and Ethernet port. It takes about a minute to boot, but
>>> in the end I see the two LEDs next to the USB OTG port light up and
>>> see a DHCP request go over the network. If I then take the same Overo
>>> and SD card and shift it to any other slot, these lights don't come on
>>> and the DHCP request doesn't get sent.
>> This is really puzzling as the slots of the Stagecoach are effectively
>> identical save the console connection on the first slot and,
>> potentially, the data in the EEPROM that (IIRC) is specific to each
>> slot. When you move the Overo back to the first slot, does it boot
>> again? Is the Overo seating properly on the connectors in other
>> slots? What rev. boards are you using?
>>> How can I debug this? Is there any way of getting to the console when
>>> in a different slot?
>> Short answer: no. As Stagecoach is designed right now, only the first
>> slot has a console port available.
>> Sorry that I can't be more help but this is a bit bizarre.
> I've uploaded videos of the boot here:
> Sorry for the poor quality. The first is in the console slot, the
> second in slot 5. Note that the row of four LEDs do go out when in
> slot one, but they come back on after a while.
> I tried two different Overos. Both work in slot 1, both fail in all
> of the other slots I tried.
> -- Michael
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