#11233 NORM 13.2.1: XO-1 usb and sd boot does not work in recent builds

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Wed Jun 18 22:42:45 EDT 2014

#11233: XO-1 usb and sd boot does not work in recent builds
           Reporter:  fanoush       |       Owner:  Quozl                            
               Type:  defect        |      Status:  new                              
           Priority:  normal        |   Milestone:  13.2.1                           
          Component:  initramfs     |     Version:  Development build as of this date
         Resolution:                |    Keywords:                                   
        Next_action:  add to build  |    Verified:  0                                
Deployment_affected:                |   Blockedby:                                   
           Blocking:                |  
Changes (by Quozl):

  * owner:  dsd => Quozl
  * status:  reopened => new
  * next_action:  diagnose => add to build
  * milestone:  Future Release => 13.2.1


 Changes made:
  * a [http://dev.laptop.org/git/users/quozl/dracut-modules-
 olpc/commit/?id=d0972f03cfc807ccbb2bc88f6a4eec5decc03704 patch] to dracut-
 modules-olpc to restore support for XO-1 boot from external SD card,
  * released [http://rpmdropbox.laptop.org/f18-xo1/dracut-modules-
 olpc-0.7.7-1.fc18.i686.rpm dracut-modules-olpc-0.7.7-1.fc18.i686.rpm] for
 use by kernel builder,
  * prepared a
 new kernel],

 Test method #1:
  * on an existing install, ''yum install -y kernel'', and manually copy
 filesystem to a partitioned SD card,

 Test method #2:
  * in olpc-os-builder change jffs2_image to sd_card_image, generate .zd
  * use devalias and fs-update on an XO-1.5 or later to write to card, or
 use zdextract in bios-crypto on XO-1.

Ticket URL: <http://dev.laptop.org/ticket/11233#comment:15>
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