Rockbox mail archiveSubject: Re: AW: AW: Porting Rockbox to XCleff 800 / i.Beat 500
Re: AW: AW: Porting Rockbox to XCleff 800 / i.Beat 500
From: Linus Nielsen Feltzing <linus_at_haxx.se>
Date: Mon, 26 Jul 2004 18:01:43 +0200
Stuart Tedford wrote:
> Hmmm, kind of a dangerous assumption to make. Stuff I've worked with have
> the flash chips programmed before PCB assembly, and yes, you can re-flash
> the chips including the "boot blocks" via software, possibly rendering the
> device useless.
Of course I'm aware that if you erase the boot code, you may still end
up with a dead box. However, I assume that the ColdFire has a BDM port
in the good Motorola tradition, in which case you are quite safe.
Received on 2004-07-26