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Subject: Re(2): all flashed recorders, please reflash with my latest

Re(2): all flashed recorders, please reflash with my latest

From: Mat Holton <mathew.holton_at_surface-inspection.com>
Date: Mon, 01 Dec 2003 15:18:12 +0000

>> It all seems rather pointless to me. Did I miss a meeting?


>The freeze is the symptom, because actually my "minimon" monitor program is

>started. It sits there and waits for commands from the serial interface. You

>need the serial mod to use it. Minimon can be used to reflash the box, even

>if all but the first couple of hundred bytes went wrong. It is the same

>monitor which I download with the UART boot mod feature, for the common boxes with

>boot ROM it "only" saves that mod. For the rare ROMless boxes, it is the only

>chance of recovery if flashing goes wrong, because there's no UART boot

>possibility for them. I introduced minimon into the bootloader for those.

A Ah! know I know! thanks.

mat

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Received on 2003-12-01

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