[debian] Re: How stupid I was to choose vfat for /boot

Andy Green andy at openmoko.com
Thu Nov 20 00:41:43 CET 2008

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Somebody in the thread at some point said:
| Anyway, I'd love to tell you what Qi found bad about my setup, but as
| we see on http://wiki.openmoko.org/wiki/Qi , it is a design choice not
| to print any progress messages. All I know is before the silly boots,
| there would be a openmoko company logo, but not after I installed Qi.
| So at least I know I successfully installed Qi. BTW Qi in Chinese
| means 氣, e.g., 生氣, angry, which of course I am not at the moment.

Yes Qi tries to find a kernel on SD Card, if that doesn't work out it
falls back to boot from NAND.  So indeed Qi booted you into NAND OK from
the sound of it.  If you do the ext3 thing you should be OK from SD Card
as well.

| http://downloads.openmoko.org/daily/gta02v5_and_up-u-boot.bin
| if I want to restore what was before. But one is a .bin and one a .udfu.

Just use that one with DFU if you want to return to U-Boot.

- -Andy
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