trying Qi

Andy Green andy at
Fri Jan 30 13:12:41 CET 2009

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Somebody in the thread at some point said:
| On Fri, Jan 30, 2009 at 13:00, Cédric Berger
<cedric.berger74 at> wrote:
|> (Now I'll try to make bootable my 2nd partition (currently is the
|> 3rd), to try if I can choose between 2nd and 3rd at least...)
| ok I managed to boot on 3rd, skipping the 2nd (luckily, because this
| one just panic :-p ).
| But I had to try really hard -lots of retries- (timings to press Aux
| are not so obvious, and it is quick). I need practice :-p

Yes the AUX to skip thing is not that useful, it's only reasonable if
you have one kernel in SD.  After that the LED and vib feedback just
aren't enough to have any confidence about what the hell is going on :-)

| That's why I can't tell for sure yet if this method can bring me NAND
| boot or not.... I could not but maybe did not press the right way...

If you press it one time too many you'll end up in the memory test I think.

This can be done way better than a bootloader ever can with a chopped
down Linux kernel and tiny rootfs on the framebuffer / display and

- -Andy
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