I tried reversing the order of the commands and it does boot, but all I end up getting is a pile of gibberish after the kernel is uncompressed and booted ... no boot sequence or anything ... eventually, if I hit enter enough, I get the login prompt, but I am thinking that the communication is garbled as well.

I used the kermit settings from, is that still a valid setup for Kermit?


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From: mlq <>
Date: Tue, 16 Mar 2010 09:40:07 -0700 (PDT)
Subject: Re: [Gumstix-users] Verdex OE image hangs on Kernel start up ...

Try executing the setenv before the fatload (leave out the rw) and then use
bootm a2000000.  This works for me.