[Buildroot] Dataflash rootfs problems (still)
ulf at atmel.com
Thu Oct 25 16:30:54 UTC 2007
> What about using the SPI bitbang driver for the AT91??
Not a good idea since you are transferring large amount of data.
Better to use the PDC and the H/W SPI.
Just set down the speed of the SPI.
>> ons 2007-10-24 klockan 21:34 +0300 skrev Ivan Kuten:
>> > >
>> > > During the 1st boot, Dropbear creates and "writes" the generated keys,
>> > > is this *write* operation the one screwing up the dataflash?
>> > >
>> > We have similar problems with Dataflash&RM9200
>> > *write* operation is unreliable - we had corrupted filesystem after
>> > Our solution was to use r/o only on dataflash.
>> I would reduce speed to 5 Mbps or lower. or implement the external gate.
>> Moving to the AT91SAM9260 is of course a nice alternative.
>> Lower cost, (soon) much higher speed (with the AT91SAM9260A)
>> Better BootROM (I defined it :-)
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