Freerunner (GTK2007.2) has suddenly become unbootable

casaubon jputhoff at
Mon Aug 4 19:06:25 CEST 2008

arne anka wrote:
> not in the usual sense, ie no networking.
> what you need is  a direct connection between the fr and you host computer  
> (no hub) and dfu-til must recgnize the fr
> dfu-util -l
>> What operations are required to use the failsafe NOR u-boot?
> push and hold aux, puish and hold power -- you should see a menu remotely  
> resembling grub or lilo.
> now do
> dfu-util -l
> to see, if your fr is visible to dfu-util. if so, proceed with the  
> flashing as described in the link you posted
> for u-boot
> dfu-util -a u-boot -R -D /path/to/uboot-gta02v5-latest.bin
> for kernel
> dfu-util -a kernel -R -D /path/to/uImage
> for rootfs
> dfu-util -a rootfs -R -D /path/to/rootfsimage

Success! I was very confused about how to apply dfu-util, but understand
MUCH better now. "Thank you to everyone who has helped me out!

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