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authorNick Daly <Nick.M.Daly@gmail.com>2012-11-18 12:19:48 -0600
committerNick Daly <Nick.M.Daly@gmail.com>2012-11-18 14:07:02 -0600
commit04cba73910f6b8c74c09fc384948cd0d086e0c51 (patch)
tree1b319b09e62b997d19b02bc64e5c05f552351fb0 /README
parentc13a55efa15b586213a6b20ea11a8b11a76775d0 (diff)
Clarified "sf write" command:
Not everybody's acquainted with extended shell syntax, where ${var} means $var means "the value of var". So, provide an example of the expanded command, without any "$".
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@@ -79,6 +79,12 @@ before the GNU/Linux system takes over::
> sf write 0x6400000 0x0 0x${filesize}
You must, of course, fill in the size of u-boot.kwb file you're loading in hex.
+That will make the last command look like:
+
+ > sf write 0x6400000 0x0 0x2FDEC
+
+Note that there is no `$` in that command.
+
To convert the file's size to hex, try entering the file size in bytes (which
you can get from running `ls -l u-boot.kwb` at a command prompt) into the
following search: