Bad Magic Number while booting from SD card with new uImage!

michael trimarchi at
Fri Sep 19 13:20:42 CEST 2008

Andy Green wrote:
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> Somebody in the thread at some point said:
> |>  No some larger cards break us right now, can you let me know your 
> exact
> |>  card type and I will do a little shopping spree today to reproduce 
> this.
> |>  ~ I think someone else mentioned Sandisk 8GB is going to make the 
> same
> |>  trouble.
> | Its named Amco. A 1GB card. So should we stick to 512MB? We can live
> | with that too :)
> Somehow it's the larger cards seem to have the trouble, something to do
> with being slower to wake up and give first bulk transfer than we can
> currently handle, if you stick to the Sandisk 512MB right now it doesn't
> seem to show this behaviour.
> I doubt I find this Amco thing here in UK so I will just buy a few 8MB 
> ones.
Just to know, how the SD is formatted?
It is a vfat and u-boot use fatload?

Regards Michael

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