Device somehow powered down - would not power up again

Sebastian Spaeth sebastian at
Sat Mar 28 13:31:56 CET 2009

Toni Mueller wrote:
> thank you for pointing this out. I'll try to check that next time. It
> means that I can't boot and work on the FR w/o battery, though, because
> I need the device to be connected to a computer in order to do
> maintenance. Maybe this will be reworked sometime, because it's highly
> counterproductive (imho)?

I am not a hardware guy! but...
USB only delivers 100mA until a higher rate is negotiated. But for this
to happen you need to have the kernel and the usb drivers loaded
already, so it is kind of difficult. And the FR uses more than 100mA
when booting.


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