VMWare Freerunner Flash

Lorn Potter lpotter at trolltech.com
Mon Jul 7 20:15:16 CEST 2008

On Tuesday 08 July 2008, Johan Badenhorst wrote:
> Hi guys,
> I was just wondering if anyone has flashed their Freerunners using VMWare
> Player on Windows and if that would even be possible?  Alternatively would
> it be possible to use colinux or a similar tool?  I've been developing for
> Maemo using VMWare successfully because I am stuck without a linux machine
> at present.  The Internet Tablets have a Windows flashing tool though, so
> I've never had to attempt to flash from a virtual machine.
> If this isn't an option I'll use a live CD.
> Thanks for any response and good luck to all the other developers out there
> getting ready for the arrival of your freerunners
> e

From all my testing on the qtopia sdk would indicate that dfu-util and vmware 
do not play well together.

Lorn 'ljp' Potter
Software Engineer, Systems Group, Trolltech, a Nokia company

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