Normal Freerunner boot problem...

Leonti Bielski prishelec at
Sat Dec 6 02:10:32 CET 2008

Did you try to reflash your firmware?
If not here is a good guide how to do it. It is also possible to
reflash your phone from Windows:

I think your phone is just not flashed, or last flashing went wrong.

On Sat, Dec 6, 2008 at 12:58 AM, Peter OConnor <poconnor at> wrote:
> My NOR and NAND images seem fine.  I first thought that my NAND was messed
> up.  Here is the problem.
> Freerunner, GTA02v5 or 6, the date code on the phone is 6/20/2008
> - CAN NOT boot with Power button only - (see image).
> - can boot up the NAND boot loader
> - CAN NOT boot from the NAND boot option - (see image)
> - can boot NOR boot loader.
> - can boot kernel with NOR boot menu option
> The NAND boot error reads:
> -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
> NAND read: mtdparts variable not set, see 'help mtdparts'
> incorrect device type in kernel
> 'kernel' is not a number
> Wrong Image Format for bootm command
> ERROR: can't get kernel image!
> -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
> I am assuming that the Power button problem is the same as the NAND boot.
> Any help with instructions will help.  Also, I am primarily a windows user,
> please don't throw stones, but I will try my best if the only solution is to
> fix it from Linux.
> --
> Peter O'Connor
> poconnor at
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