[om2008-9] Never able to successfully backup the jffs2 partition...

john dowd jdowdster at gmail.com
Tue Jan 13 17:40:57 CET 2009

To be clear, you are saying that this is a u-boot issue? I usually go
and sacrifice a few chickens and make sure that it's a new moon before
I update a bootloader. Especially when I don't have a debug board or
external way of updating flash.


On Tue, Jan 13, 2009 at 11:36 AM, "Marco Trevisan (Treviño)"
<mail at 3v1n0.net> wrote:
> john dowd wrote:
>> I've alway been able to backup the kernel partition of my Neo FR but
>> not the jffs2 partition. Here's the error that is reported:
>> Opening USB Device 0x0000:0x0000...
>> Found Runtime: [0x1d50:0x5119] devnum=4, cfg=0, intf=0, alt=6, name="rootfs"
>> Claiming USB DFU Interface...
>> Setting Alternate Setting ...
>> Determining device status: state = dfuERROR, status = 14
>> dfuERROR, clearing status
>> Determining device status: state = dfuIDLE, status = 0
>> dfuIDLE, continuing
>> Transfer Size = 0x1000
>> dfu_upload error -84
>> This is not a terrible big deal right now but will be in the future.
>> Any ideas? Questions comments or rude remarks?
> You should update uboot to get it completed. Uboot-git has a fix for this.
> BTW you can follow the Backup wiki, and generate a jffs2 via ssh without
> dfu-utils ;)
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