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authorBdale Garbee <bdale@gag.com>2012-08-20 10:29:01 -0600
committerBdale Garbee <bdale@gag.com>2012-08-20 10:29:01 -0600
commit1cf96d56aad1138f715c6b6446f5b9dbd6d3ef55 (patch)
tree393606320c31e2810b282930ff14390e5c73e032 /README
parent2a039a4bc96f1636bf26f496ef83dff6d7f96b34 (diff)
parent656e7df64dd5810c14ed205cea83a7eb7363f0f5 (diff)
Merge remote-tracking branch 'nickdaly/master'
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@@ -96,6 +96,11 @@ You'll need to copy the image to the memory card or USB stick:
# dd bs=1M if=freedombox-unstable_*.img of=/dev/sd(thesameletter)
+ When picking a device, use the drive-letter destination, like /dev/sdb, not a
+ numbered destination, like /dev/sdb1. The device-without-a-number refers to
+ the entire device, while the device-with-a-number refers to a specific
+ partition. We want to use the whole device.
+
Now, what you need to do depends on whether you're using the microSD card or USB
stick method:
@@ -139,7 +144,7 @@ Interrupt the boot by pressing a key during the autoboot countdown, and type the
following to boot from the USB stick:
setenv bootcmd '${x_bootcmd_usb}; ${x_bootcmd_kernel}; ${x_bootcmd_initrd}; setenv bootargs ${x_bootargs} ${x_bootargs_root}; bootm 0x6400000 0x6900000;'
- setenv x_bootcmd_kernel fatload usb 2 0x6400000 uImage
+ setenv x_bootcmd_kernel fatload usb 2 0x6400000 uImage
setenv x_bootcmd_initrd fatload usb 2 0x6900000 uInitrd
setenv x_bootargs_root root=/dev/sdc2 rootdelay=10
boot
@@ -165,7 +170,7 @@ you boot from the internal microSD by default. This bootcmd line elides the
time-consuming attempts to boot grom gigE, which makes boot go much faster:
setenv bootcmd '${x_bootcmd_usb}; ${x_bootcmd_kernel}; ${x_bootcmd_initrd}; setenv bootargs ${x_bootargs} ${x_bootargs_root}; bootm 0x6400000 0x6900000;'
- setenv x_bootcmd_kernel fatload usb 0 0x6400000 uImage
+ setenv x_bootcmd_kernel fatload usb 0 0x6400000 uImage
setenv x_bootcmd_initrd fatload usb 0 0x6900000 uInitrd
setenv x_bootargs_root root=/dev/sda2 rootdelay=10
saveenv
@@ -350,7 +355,7 @@ The end. Hooray! The SD card is ready for the DreamPlug.
# To Understand It
Be aware that this is a *very* imcomplete solution for now, suitable only
-for developers .. you will want to at least do things like create unique
+for developers .. you will want to at least do things like create unique
ssh host keys for your device!
Digging into the code should be fairly straightforward. There are only six