Carl-Daniel Hailfinger c-d.hailfinger.devel.2006 at gmx.net
Mon Aug 18 13:40:28 EDT 2008

On 18.08.2008 17:25, Richard A. Smith wrote:
> Victor Lazzarini wrote:
>> I have an A-board in my office which I would like to bring back to
>> life if possible.
>> Any suggestions?
> You are running an ATest that was never upgraded from Insyde bios.
> If you set the RTC clock back then you can re-establish your eval period.
> There are instructions on the wiki for upgrading an ATest from Insyde to 
> OFW but you will have to dig.  Basically you build a bootable usb disk 
> and then use the 'olpcflash' utility to re-flash your firmware image. 
> The olpcflash repo is on dev.l.o.  You will need to build it static.
> A further complication is that we dropped support for ATest in the EC 
> code a long time ago.  So you will have to dig through the Firmware page 
> and find the last firmware that supports Atest.

And please check the RAM. Some A-Test boards (including mine) have RAM
which needs a special image. Look for "CL 2.5" in the wiki.



More information about the Devel mailing list