Re: [nslu2-general] Re: Dead Nslu2 [wiki update]
- On Sunday 04 March 2007 01:18, Phil Endecott wrote:
> Roy Anstee wrote:I got mine a few days ago, and I spent some time doing the flashing, using the
> > I am noy sure how I update Wiki with my experiences? Will it not
> > confuse people with too much information as I found?
> Roy is right. Rod, it's not going to work to ask people who were
> confused by the documentation to fix it - they are exactly the wrong
> people. The people who need to fix the documentation are the ones who
> actually understand things. People like Roy might, at best, go and add
> some little paragraph at the end of an already over-long page saying
> what they found, but they are very unlikely to go and really improve
> So I have just spent 2.5 hours working through
> Howto.RecoverFromABadFlash and the pages that it links to. I *hope*
> that it is now better than it was before, but even though I now have
> quite a lot of Slug experience even I can't be sure that I have not
> screwed it up somewhere. (For example, I know nothing about Macs,
> Windows, Sercomm, Unslung etc. etc.)
page prior to your edits.
I think the changes made are good. I don't run Windows or Mac so I can't
comment on these.
The only addition I'd like to see is an upslug2 binary, maybe in the
nlsu2-general files area. See my post at
When the need to flash arises, the last thing I wanted to deal with was
resolving compilation problems.