Sandpoint problems

Wolfgang Denk wd at
Tue Feb 17 04:12:35 EST 2004

In message <1FF3FFE3-609F-11D8-A367-000393A47A5C at> you wrote:
> The sandpoint has at least two (sometimes three) flash parts. The one
> containing DINK is on the PCI bus on the motherboard. One or two other
> flash parts are on the PrMC card connected to the local memory bus. It
> is normal to leave DINK alone and program one of the other flash parts
> with an alternate boot loader. There are a series of dip switches that
> switch between programming and booting from the various flash parts.
> Unfortunately the documentation for the switch positions is very
> confusing and unless you get it exactly right the board will not boot.

U-Boot comes with a file doc/README.Sandpoint8240 which explains  all
the required details.

Best regards,

Wolfgang Denk

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