[om2008-9] Never able to successfully backup the jffs2 partition...
jdowdster at gmail.com
Wed Jan 14 16:42:50 CET 2009
Well I tried the NeoTool but it has its limitations. I was going to
copy my current configuration to the uSD card as the backup. I tried
the wiki page "Booting From SD" and was going to prepare the uSD card
by partitioning it. I then saw that there is an entry:
/dev/mmcblk0p1 497920 48 497872 0% /media/card
when I do a "df". When I go to the mount point I found this file:
What the heck is this file doing there?
>From what I understand, I must partition the uSD and then copy kernel
& rootfs to the various partitions. Why would an app. have grabbed the
On Wed, Jan 14, 2009 at 8:48 AM, john dowd <jdowdster at gmail.com> wrote:
> Thanks guys!!
> On Tue, Jan 13, 2009 at 5:48 PM, Dale Maggee <antisol at internode.on.net> wrote:
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>> john dowd wrote:
>>> I've alway been able to backup the kernel partition of my Neo FR but
>>> not the jffs2 partition. Here's the error that is reported:
>>> Opening USB Device 0x0000:0x0000...
>>> Found Runtime: [0x1d50:0x5119] devnum=4, cfg=0, intf=0, alt=6, name="rootfs"
>>> Claiming USB DFU Interface...
>>> Setting Alternate Setting ...
>>> Determining device status: state = dfuERROR, status = 14
>>> dfuERROR, clearing status
>>> Determining device status: state = dfuIDLE, status = 0
>>> dfuIDLE, continuing
>>> Transfer Size = 0x1000
>>> dfu_upload error -84
>>> This is not a terrible big deal right now but will be in the future.
>>> Any ideas? Questions comments or rude remarks?
>> NeoTool will backup your root partition to a flashable jffs2 without
>> using dfu-util"
>> - -Dale
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