DFUScript v0.1 - Script to help flashing

Shawn Thompson mokowatch at projektenterprises.com
Sat Sep 13 05:37:01 CEST 2008

Quick update:
    Thanks to Rod Whitby (rwhitby) I corrected some errors on the wiki 
page and the script itself (FreeRunner not subject to being bricked by 
u-boot update, etc). The new updated script can be downloaded from 
    A wiki page with documentation has also been added at 

   Shawn "prjktdtnt" Thompson

Shawn Thompson wrote:
> Community,
>    I got a little bored today and somewhat inspired to write a script 
> to help those flashing their freerunner or 1973 often. dfu-utils has 
> to have a -d argument if you have multiple DFU capable devices on your 
> computer. I got tired of typing out the -d and hex code or copy and 
> paste so I wrote a nifty script that does that part of it for you.
>    To use this script just login to your linux-machine as root and 
> make sure that dfu-utils is in your path, if not go ahead and edit the 
> PATH= line by appending :/path/to/your/script/folder to the end of 
> that line.
>    Example usage:
>       ./dfuscript.sh fr kernel uImage-something.image.bin
>    Please note this does NOT check to see if you are using a valid 
> .image.bin, .bin, or .jffs2 so make sure that all file names are 
> correct before pressing enter. The script will be on GForge soon but 
> for now the script is available at 
> http://projektenterprises.com/openmoko/dfuscript.sh
> -Shawn "prjktdtnt" Thompson

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