Re: [nslu2-linux] Unslung miscompare
- View SourceOn Mon, 27 Sep 2004 22:04:18 -0000, gdrjr71 <roberts@...> wrote:
> I recently downloaded the crosscompile tools and compiled the latestDue to ramdisk file dates changing, you will never get the same binary file.
> version of unslung from source. No errors were seen, and everything
> was smooth. I expected the resultant file to be the same as the
> prepackaged firmware .bin, but a binary diff shows that they miscompare.
> Is this to be expected? Is it possible that what I made would still
> work? Thanks!
Make sure you have verified telnet redboot access before burning an
untested firmware file. It should be fine if there were no errors in
the beta test build, but it is not guaranteed in any way. We have had
alpha test builds in the past which had no errors, but didn't boot.