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 From:  "Tom Vergote" <tom dot vergote at gmail dot com>
 To:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Mono + net 4801 + CF = can't load kernel
 Date:  Mon, 29 Jan 2007 17:18:29 +0100
I believe I found it.
using 9600 bps (the OS rate) the 1.21 generic image boots too, perhaps
there is something wrong with the net48xx image?

you need to set the soekris bios bps to the os bps, (slap myself on
the forehead)

On 1/29/07, Tom Vergote <tom dot vergote at gmail dot com> wrote:
> Apparently when setting the baud rate of the device to 9600 instead of
> 19200 the 1.11 image does boot, but instead of a "cant load kernel"
> with the 1.21 version, it keeps rebooting?
> so with baud rate=9600
> - 1.11 appears to work
> - 1.21 doesn't give errors any more, but just keeps rebooting?
>
> WTF?
>
> On 1/29/07, Tom Vergote <tom dot vergote at gmail dot com> wrote:
> > I've tried writing the image using physdiskwrite and ubuntu, both give
> > the same error, I've tried different flash cards (2 sandisks and a
> > canon which appears to be hitachi).
> > The cards are written through an epson pcmcia adapter for CF
> >
> > On 1/29/07, Andreas Ferrari <aferrari at stasoft dot ch> wrote:
> > > Hi Tom,
> > >
> > > How did you write the image? as described on the M0n0-Page?
> > > Did you tried another FlashDisk?
> > >
> > >
> > > Tom Vergote schrieb:
> > > > Hi all,
> > > >
> > > > I'm trying to install M0n0 on a soekris net 4801, but I can't get it to
> > > > boot.
> > > > I've written the net48xx-1.21.img to a CF card but it doesn't boot (it
> > > > looks very familiar to "cf card woes" in the archive, but i couldn't
> > > > find a solution in there.
> > > >
> > > > I've tried many things but all give me an error somewhere when loading
> > > > the kernel.
> > > > - I've tried different images such as the latest beta and the generic pc
> > > > image
> > > > - i've written them using physdiskdrive as well as ubuntu
> > > > - I've tried different types of CF cards.
> > > >
> > > > I would be very grateful if anybody could help.
> > > >
> > > > below is the output hyperterminal.
> > > >
> > > > POST: 0123456789bcefghipajklnopq,,,tvwxy
> > > > comBIOS ver. 1.28  20050529  Copyright (C) 2000-2005 Soekris Engineering.
> > > >
> > > > net4801
> > > >
> > > > 0128 Mbyte Memory                        CPU Geode 266 Mhz
> > > >
> > > > Pri Mas  Hitachi XX.V.3.2.0.0            LBA 489-4-32  31 Mbyte
> > > >
> > > > Slot   Vend Dev  ClassRev Cmd  Stat CL LT HT  Base1    Base2   Int
> > > > -------------------------------------------------------------------
> > > > 0:00:0 1078 0001 06000000 0107 0280 00 00 00 00000000 00000000
> > > > 0:06:0 100B 0020 02000000 0107 0290 00 3F 00 0000E101 A0000000 10
> > > > 0:07:0 100B 0020 02000000 0107 0290 00 3F 00 0000E201 A0001000 10
> > > > 0:08:0 100B 0020 02000000 0107 0290 00 3F 00 0000E301 A0002000 10
> > > > 0:18:2 100B 0502 01018001 0005 0280 00 00 00 00000000 00000000
> > > > 0:19:0 0E11 A0F8 0C031008 0117 0280 08 38 00 A0003000 00000000 11
> > > >
> > > > 1 Seconds to automatic boot.   Press Ctrl-P for entering Monitor.
> > > > Console: internal video/keyboard
> > > > BIOS drive C: is disk0
> > > > BIOS 639kB/130048kB available memory
> > > >
> > > > FreeBSD/i386 bootstrap loader, Revision 0.8
> > > > (root at fb411 dot neon1 dot net, Sun May  8 12:15:29 CEST 2005)
> > > > /kernel text=0x192820 inflate: invalid block type
> > > >
> > > > elf_loadexec: archsw.readin failed
> > > > can't load module '/kernel': input/output error
> > > > |
> > > > Hit [Enter] to boot immediately, or any other key for command prompt.
> > > > Booting [kernel]...
> > > > /kernel text=0x192820 inflate: invalid block type
> > > >
> > > > elf_loadexec: archsw.readin failed
> > > > can't load 'kernel'
> > > > can't load 'kernel.old'
> > > >
> > > > Type '?' for a list of commands, 'help' for more detailed help.
> > > > ok
> > > > ok show
> > > > LINES=24
> > > > console=vidconsole
> > > > currdev=disk0s4a:
> > > > hw.ata.ata_dma=0
> > > > hw.ata.atapi_dma=0
> > > > interpret=ok
> > > > kernelname=/kernel
> > > > loaddev=disk0s4a:
> > > > prompt=${interpret}
> > > > ok
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