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Re: beaglebuddy zippy

On Mon, Oct 25, 2010 at 8:11 AM, peter green
<peter.green@postgrad.manchester.ac.uk> wrote:
> On 25/10/2010 13:28, Robert Nelson wrote:
>> On Mon, Oct 25, 2010 at 6:03 AM, peter green
>> <peter.green@postgrad.manchester.ac.uk>  wrote:
>>> I'm currently running lenny (would consider upgrading to sqeeze if that
>>> is
>>> what is required to make things work) with the kernel from
>>> http://rcn-ee.net/deb/lenny/v2.6.36-rc5-d1/on my beagleboard.
>>> I've just added a beaglebuddy expansion board to get the battery backed
>>> rtc,
>>> second serial and ethernet ports but i'm not sure how best to get it
>>> working
>>> under debian. Anyone else have that combination and known a working
>>> configuration setup? do I need a different kernel? if so what would you
>>> recommend?
>> Hi Peter,
>> It's already supported with that kernel...
>> If you are running the latest u-boot/x-load (2010.03/1.4.4ss) on the
>> beagle with a boot.scr boot script file the "buddy=${buddy}" in the
>> bootargs will take care of it..
>> If your running a custom bootargs in nand from an older install, just
>> update the bootargs with buddy=zippy or buddy=zippy2 depending on
>> which of the zippy's you have...
> I added buddy=zippy to my bootargs but when I do I get an error about
> initialising the SD card which I use as my root filesystem
> mmc0: error -110 whilst initialising SD card
> Any idea how to fix this?

This didn't do that before you added buddy=zippy?

That one is a pretty old development kernel, does my stable kernel do
the same thing?


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Robert Nelson

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