Thank you for the very prompt answer.
On Thu, May 22, 2008 at 6:27 PM, Chris Dollar <chris.dollar@...>
> As for the u-boot question, chances are your connex already has u-boot
> 1.2.0 on it, so there is really no reason to upgrade it. You can check it
> by running 'cat /proc/mtd' on your gumstix -- if you see 3 partitions listed
> (mtd0, mtd1, and mtd2) then you shouldn't need to reflash u-boot. If you
> only have 2 partitions then you'll need to update u-boot, but that cannot be
> done via ssh (well... you can replace u-boot via ssh, but not upgrade it).
Unfortunately, I can only see:
# cat /proc/mtd
dev: size erasesize name
mtd0: 00040000 00020000 "Bootloader"
mtd1: 00fc0000 00020000 "RootFS"
But as I understand from your e-mail, I can't do anything from now on,
without a serial connection.
> If you follow the instructions at
> http://www.gumstix.net/Software/view/Developer-how-to-s/Reflashing-from-a-linux-login-session/111.htmlyou won't need to pad your filesystem image since you'll be using
> flash_eraseall, which makes it so you don't need a padded image.
Thanx again! Your comments were very helpful...