Kernel panic on Freerunner QtMoko boot

Radek Polak psonek2 at
Fri Nov 23 17:15:42 CET 2012

On Friday, November 23, 2012 03:33:42 PM Harry Prevor wrote:

> Out of curiosity, why was the switch to ubifs made?

ubsifs is faster and can do mmap. On the other side jffs2 images are smaller.

> Can jffs2 images
> of QtMoko still be produced? I'm kind of hesitant to try the v26
> release because I'd like to have the latest version for my Freerunner.
> What exact changes would I have to make to my tarball, and how would I
> go about changing bootloader arguments?

You can find and revert the qi commit here:

You can easily create jffs2 image from the tarbal as documented here:

> I'm not sure if I have Qi installed correctly, which may also be the
> issue; I flashed it successfully to u-boot, but when I boot while
> holding AUX to get to DFU mode where I do my flashing I still see
> "U-Boot 1.3.2-moko12" at the top and "*** BOOT MENU (NOR) ***" as a
> header. Should I be seeing Qi instead?

No you cant see qi, it does not print anything, it just shortyly vibrates and 
blinks with led.

qi is launched just with simple POWER button.



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