Re: Stalled Boot on NSLU2
Looking at contents of my /boot dir:
initrd.img -> initrd.img-2.6.18-4-ixp4xx
vmlinuz -> vmlinuz-2.6.18-4-ixp4xx
I would take a guess and say my kernel version is 2.6.18-4? Can I just
upload sda1-2.6.18.dfsg.1-12.bin to my upgrade mode slug?
Once again, thanks for the help.
On 9/24/07, Martin Michlmayr <email@example.com> wrote:
> * Jake McGraw <firstname.lastname@example.org> [2007-09-24 14:01]:
> > 1. Where do I get the .18 kernel image?
> although that really depends on the kernel you were running before.
> If you write the kernel in flash and on disk don't match, your system
> will definitely not boot and you'll have to reinstall or something.
> I suppose you don't know what version you were running?
> What does 'ls -l /boot' of your NSLU2 disk say? (Just connect it to a
> PC and mount it there.)
> > 2. How should I go about flashing my slug (Reset Button/Upgrade mode
> > + upslug2?)
> > 3. How can I make sure my slug doesn't auto-update or something like
> > that in the future?
> Don't run "aptitude upgrade" or "apt-get upgrade", but really, an
> upgrade should not stop your box from booting. Unfortunately, it's
> pretty hard to say what might be going on when you don't have a serial
> Martin Michlmayr