after Qi no USB in Nor questions - solved

roguemoko at roguemoko at
Tue Feb 17 00:33:56 CET 2009

C R McClenaghan wrote:
> Seems my problem may be VMWare Fusion. My host for Openmoko work is  
> Ubuntu (currently 8.10) as a vm on my MacBook Pro running Leopard  
> 10.5.6. Returning to the pure Leopard environment I'm able to use  
> OpenMoko Flasher and it dfu-util to access the USB port. I'm guessing  
> either something in Ubuntu 8.10 and/or VMWare is causing the DFU  
> capability to be corrupted and therefore not work, although as late as  
> December it seemed to work just fine.
> So, I've upgrade both my distributions and bootloader and seem to have  
> no problem at this point other than the slowness of flashing.

I was going to say it would most likely be something in the path of 
communication. I've seen almost an identical error and changing the usb 
cable fixed it :)


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