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RE: ftp update (was Re: Windows version of flashit?)



Hi I forgot to mention that I'm using a Developer Board LX.

It doesn't appear the below procedure works for on the Devboard LX.
Is there another method?


Regards,
Matthew


>From: Friedrich Lobenstock <fl@xxxxxxx.at>
>Reply-To: Axis Etrax Mailing Liste <dev-etrax@xxxxxxx.com>
>To: Axis Etrax Mailing Liste <dev-etrax@xxxxxxx.com>
>Subject: ftp update (was Re: Windows version of flashit?)
>Date: Fri, 12 Dec 2003 00:46:06 +0100
>
>Matthew Hook wrote on 11.12.2003 23:38 MET:
>>If not, is there any way to get the entire filesystem updated using FTP
>>like with the way the Axis cameras work?
>
>Have you tried the following (I can only speak for the devboard_82):
>  * change /sbin/rc.fsupgrade to fit your needs
>  * change the variable JFFSID to JFFSID-1 in /etc/release
>  * logon as root via ftp (vftpd)
>  * run "put fimage flash"
>
>I guess this should be it. Am I wrong, then please correct me.
>
>That's how it looks:
>ftp> put fimage flash
>local: fimage remote: flash
>500 Syntax error.
>227 Entering Passive Mode (192,168,0,102,8,0)
>150-Shutting down processes.
>Preparing system for upgrade ...
>Entering run level 4 ...
>Waiting for processes to be stopped in runlevel 4 ...
>... waiting ...
>... waiting ...
>... waiting ...
>In run level 4.
>Stopping remaining processes.
>    sending TERM signal ...
>All processes stopped.
>The file system will be upgraded after reboot.
>Shutting down file system /var ...
>Shutting down file system /mnt/flash ...
>File systems successfully shut down.
>150 Opening data connection.
>100% 
>|******************************************************************************************| 
>  6144 KB  909.22 KB/s    00:00 ETA
>214-Virtual target execution.
>Receiving new firmware ...
>Erasing old file system ...
>    1%
>    3%
>   ...
>   98%
>  100%
>
>Loading new file system ...
>    1%
>    2%
>   ...
>   99%
>  100%
>
>The system upgrade completed successfully.
>The unit will now reboot.
>214 Virtual target exit.
>6291480 bytes sent in 01:02 (98.93 KB/s)
>
>Now on the console:
>Restarting system.
>*** HARD RESET ***
>Uncompressing Linux...Done. Now booting the kernel.
>...
>/linuxrc: Mounting /mnt/flash... done
>File system requires upgrade.
>Mounting /proc... done
>Mounting /var... done
>Saving network parameters.
>Unmounting /mnt/flash... done
>Erasing flash... done
>Upgrading file system... done
>Mounting /mnt/flash... done
>Restoring network parameters.
>Unmounting /var... done
>Unmounting /proc... done
>/linuxrc: Starting init.
>init: starting up.
>Starting system initialization.
>...
>
>--
>MfG / Regards
>Friedrich Lobenstock
>

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