[Freedombox-discuss] Testing on Dreamplug

Petter Reinholdtsen pere at hungry.com
Sat Oct 19 18:52:57 UTC 2013

[James Valleroy]
> Hi all,

Hi.  Very glad to hear that it still boots on the Dreamplug.

> 1. To get the serial console to continue working after the kernel
> loaded, I had to add a console option to x_bootargs in the u-boot env:
> setenv xbootargs console=ttyS0,115200

Should we enable this by default?  If so, how?

> 2. The USB stick device was named sda, not sdc. So I had to modify
> x_bootargs_root:
> setenv x_bootargs_root root=/dev/sda2 rootdelay=10

Can we autodetect the device and get it right automatically?

> After making these changes, I was able to boot successfully. The
> boot logs showed 2 failures, one related to the USB device name
> (/dev/sdc1 does not exist),

What is this?

> and the other is a known issue with our dnsmasq configuration [2].

Merged the change and pushed a new freedombox-setup to the
<URL: http://www.reinholdtsen.name/freedombox/ > repo.  Hope it work
for you.

Happy hacking
Petter Reinholdtsen

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