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GoodFET failure
====== Inexplicably it just worked... I think. Those ff's are fairly ominous =====================
pentoo ~ # goodfet.bsl --dumpinfo > info.txt
Use -h for help
Use --fromweb to upgrade a GoodFET.
MSP430 Bootstrap Loader Version: 1.39-goodfet-8
Invoking BSL...
Transmit default password ...
Current bootstrap loader version: 2.13 (Device ID: f26f)
pentoo ~ # cat info.txt
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ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff
q
pentoo ~ # goodfet.bsl --fromweb
Use -h for help
Use --fromweb to upgrade a GoodFET.
MSP430 Bootstrap Loader Version: 1.39-goodfet-8
Invoking BSL...
Transmit default password ...
Current bootstrap loader version: 2.13 (Device ID: f26f)
Checking for info flash... None.
Look at contrib/infos/README.txt for better performance.
Grabbing goodfet42 firmware from http://goodfet.sourceforge.net/dist/goodfet42.hex
Mass Erase...
Transmit default password ...
Invoking BSL...
Transmit default password ...
Current bootstrap loader version: 2.13 (Device ID: f26f)
Program ...
25842 bytes programmed.
pentoo ~ # goodfet.monitor test
Performing monitor self-test.
Self-test complete.
=============== below here are the original failures ===========================
$export board=goodfet42
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$ goodfet.monitor info
GoodFET with f26f MCU
Clocked at 0x8f87
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TX/RX/LED flash solid while obviously doing tests
$ goodfet.monitor test all
Performing monitor self-test.
Self-test complete.
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$ goodfet.bsl --dumpinfo > goodfetinfo.txt
Use -h for help
Use --fromweb to upgrade a GoodFET.
MSP430 Bootstrap Loader Version: 1.39-goodfet-8
Invoking BSL...
Transmit default password ...
Use -h for help
Use --fromweb to upgrade a GoodFET.
MSP430 Bootstrap Loader Version: 1.39-goodfet-8
Invoking BSL...
Transmit default password ...
Traceback (most recent call last):
File "/usr/local/bin/goodfet.bsl", line 1987, in <module>
main(0);
File "/usr/local/bin/goodfet.bsl", line 1942, in main
bsl.actionStartBSL(bslreset=reset)
File "/usr/local/bin/goodfet.bsl", line 1166, in actionStartBSL
self.txPasswd(self.passwd) #transmit password
File "/usr/local/bin/goodfet.bsl", line 1136, in txPasswd
wait=wait) #if wait is 1, try to sync forever
File "/usr/local/bin/goodfet.bsl", line 800, in bslTxRx
self.bslSync(wait) #synchronize BSL
File "/usr/local/bin/goodfet.bsl", line 759, in bslSync
raise BSLException(self.ERR_BSL_SYNC) #Sync. failed
__main__.BSLException: Bootstrap loader synchronization error (maybe you need -P)
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