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Re: Newbe problem with ktest

On Wednesday 04 August 2004 05:58 pm, jim.deas wrote:
> I am having trouble using ktest on the development board. After lurking
> around here I corrected the Redhat enviroment until I could get a error
> free image file made through ktest. Now that I get a good image file I find
> that ktest does not seem to load it correctly. After putting the board into
> boot mode (one LED on), the second I execute ktest all three LEDs light up
> while ktest appears to download the data. The board then appears locked
> up.A few minutes later the board appears to reset back to its internal
> image and can again be accessed. Can anyone tell me where to look? Is the
> three LEDs staying on a hint at what I have done wrong?

There is a bug in devboard_lx R2.2.0 software which prevents ktest from 
working properly.  A kernel patch is required.  Ferdy Hanssen posted a patch 
earlier this month, you can find it at 


Best of Luck,


Eric Sorton
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