Fast dfu-util for Mac?
Shawn "prjktdtnt" Thompson
mokowatch at projektenterprises.com
Tue Sep 16 07:01:38 CEST 2008
I would love to know how to make it act in this manner, I'd love to
not wait so long to finish flashing some days.
Abdelrazak Younes wrote:
> Shawn "prjktdtnt" Thompson wrote:
>> 15 minutes is average for flashing my FR with anything I've tried so
>> far. From what I found on the wiki the device is only USB1.1 so it isn't
>> going to get any faster than that until a revision which moves to USB2.0.
> Well, 97MB is 776Mbit, USB1.1 is capable of either 1.5 Mbit/s
> (Low-Speed) and 12 Mbit/s (Full-Speed). So flashing it should take less
> than 9 minutes with low speed and a bit more than a minute with
> full-speed. Maybe I am wrong but my conclusion is that the Freerunner
> only use the low speed protocol of USB. If I am right, there is room to
> get 8 times faster on Linux too.
>> Linus Gasser wrote:
>>> Hello all,
>>> another question: if I boot the jffs from FDOM (97MB), it takes nearly
>>> 15 minutes on my Mac with the dfu-util from
>>> I heard somebody complain about the same issue on Windows. Is there
>>> another solution than to install Linux on my Mac? Anybody?
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