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Offline ma_jk

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    Re: First boot: a failure!
    « Reply #40 on: 15 / October / 2008, 16:25:24 »
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    Here i am again.
    i passed (i think) the boot process. I have successfully spawn spy_task and PhySw... but at the same time i cant open any file on the card, i.e. if inside core_spytask i try to open(filename, O_RDONLY, 0777) it just returns 0.
    What am i doing wrong??

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    Offline reyalp

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    Re: First boot: a failure!
    « Reply #41 on: 16 / October / 2008, 04:14:16 »
    0 is a valid file handle. -1 would be failure.
    Don't forget what the H stands for.

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    Offline ma_jk

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    Re: First boot: a failure!
    « Reply #42 on: 18 / October / 2008, 08:52:14 »
    OK, here we go, for firmware 100e.
    Got stable boot and OSD shows up; still no rec mode but i have no time at the moment, and thats why im asking for someone to bugtest.

    BTW, is it possible to change the subject of the topic?

    « Last Edit: 18 / October / 2008, 19:13:48 by ma_jk »

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    Offline whim

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    Re: First boot: a failure!
    « Reply #43 on: 18 / October / 2008, 09:53:00 »
    AFAIK if you created the thread, you should be able to change it's title: just goto first post, click modify and change the title ...
    follow-up posts' title will not change though, you can only change your own posts.

    wim

    [edit: should have said existing follow-up posts' titles)
    « Last Edit: 18 / October / 2008, 19:38:26 by whim »


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    Offline ma_jk

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    Re: A590IS porting...
    « Reply #44 on: 18 / October / 2008, 09:57:12 »
    AFAIK if you created the thread, you should be able to change it's title: just goto first post, click modify and change the title ...
    follow-up posts' title will not change though, you can only change your own posts.

    wim
    Oh my gosh.. i was just looking a "modify subject" button.. thanks whim :)
    Lazy me

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    Offline whim

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    Re: A590IS porting...
    « Reply #45 on: 18 / October / 2008, 10:09:34 »
    no problem...and congrats on your new milestone

    wim

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    Re: A590IS porting...
    « Reply #46 on: 18 / October / 2008, 10:59:14 »
    Awesome ma_jk! And awesome everyone else helping him in any way! I'm stunned at the speed this is coming along. For such a long time there was no progress and now suddenly it has all exploded. :D

    You guys with 1.00E cameras make sure you give him all the bugtesting he needs! (Sadly I can't, my camera is the 1.01B version)

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    Re: A590IS porting...
    « Reply #47 on: 18 / October / 2008, 13:00:23 »
    Great progress ma_jk! I would love to beta test, but unfortunately my cam also has the 101b firmware. I have the arm-crosscompiler suite, the firmware dump and the source trunk on my linux partition. If there is anything I can do let me know.


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    Offline ma_jk

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    Re: A590IS porting...
    « Reply #48 on: 18 / October / 2008, 18:06:17 »
    As far as i can tell, after a first run of finsig on 101b dump, 99% of stubs are in the same place as 100e.
    Ill be able to fiddle with another camera on monday so... in the meanwhile u could give it a try :)

    Plus, ill post my sources after ive cleaned them a bit.


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    Re: A590IS porting...
    « Reply #49 on: 18 / October / 2008, 19:03:23 »
    Hi ma_jk,

    congrats to your first build! I've been eagerly awaiting this, and since I have a cam which says it's firmware version is GM1.00E, E18, dated Jan 8 2008, I figured I could help and test this build.
    I got a new Panasonic 1GB SD card (for reference: model RP-SDR01G) today and successfully followed the available instructions for using cardtricks on it. I can see the DISKBOOT.BIN and ver.req on the card afterwards. I locked it and placed it in the cam, but sadly, the only thing I get is a "card locked" message in playback mode, and a reduced menu in shooting mode (including another "card locked" message). Shooting is, as you may guess, impossible.

    Maybe I'm just missing something very obvious, since I'm a first time user of this.
    If someone has a hint for me, I'd be grateful.

    Keep up the fantastic work, ma_jk (and all other contributors to this port and CHDK in general) - I'm amazed by the potential it adds to our cameras. Thanks a lot to all of you,
    cheers,

    Cyro

     

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