Splash Issue

Andy Green andy at openmoko.com
Fri Oct 24 01:44:28 CEST 2008

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Armin ranjbar wrote:
> On Tue, 23 Sep 2008 21:28:45 +0100
> Andy Green <andy at openmoko.com> wrote:
> Well ,
> no such line in printenv 
> when i try to setenv exactly your line , ill get 'Error: Bad gzipped
> data' , any idea ?
> Somebody in the thread at some point said:
> | On Saturday 20 September 2008 02:07:51 Armin ranjbar wrote:
> |> after Upgrading to om2008-update , it seems to i lost my 'splash'
> |> image , today i have tried to write down om2008.9 splash by
> |> dfu-util -a splash -R -D Om2008.9.splash.gz
> |>
> |> but no luck , when i turn on device images from last state before
> shutdown
> |> appear and no splash screen , any idea ?
> |>
> |
> | Is it supposed to still be compressed when you do that?
> Yes, U-Boot unzips it.
> The problem is probably with your U-Boot environment, it should have
> some magic like this lying around
> splashimage=nand read.e 0x32000000 splash 0x5000; unzip 0x32000000
> 0x08800000 0x96000
> If you do it by hand at U-Boot prompt it should show the splash in the
> framebuffer.  It should be set in the environment to autoexecute
> somewhere along the line but I have forgotten exactly how.

It sounds like during the update process you erased your whole flash
somehow, the splash image is gone so it really is "bad gzip data".

Have a look here, you should find a link to the splash image and notes
on how to DFU it in.


- -Andy
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