Firmware update error: Cannot UBI create volume
rgrs at protonmail.com
Thu Jan 2 17:32:40 AEDT 2020
Was this bug fixed recently after 2.7.0 release?
My codebase is aligned with 2.7.0 and I'm hitting this issue often.
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On Wednesday, December 18, 2019 1:56 PM, rgrs <rgrs at protonmail.com> wrote:
> Thanks :)
> I am able to flash new images now.
> ‐‐‐‐‐‐‐ Original Message ‐‐‐‐‐‐‐
> On Tuesday, December 17, 2019 10:30 PM, Adriana Kobylak anoo at linux.ibm.com wrote:
> > On 2019-12-17 03:52, rgrs wrote:
> > > Hi All,
> > > I have a strange behavior where only one image is visible in webUI.
> > > I get UBI "no space left" errors when I try to update/flash new image.
> > > I dont have steps to reproduce and dont know how my BMC ended up in
> > > this state.
> > > How do I recover from this error? /proc/mtd shows all
> > > partitions/volumes properly.
> > > Is there any way to recover alternate partition without erasing SPI
> > > from uboot?
> > Seems there's an 'orphan' volume which you can manually delete to make
> > space. A while back there was an issue at some point where not all the
> > volumes were deleted during a firmware update.
> > > root at obmc:~# ubinfo -d 4 -n 1
> > > Volume ID: 1 (on ubi4)
> > > Type: static
> > > Alignment: 1
> > > Size: 43 LEBs (2812544 bytes, 2.6 MiB)
> > > Data bytes: 2767008 bytes (2.6 MiB)
> > > State: OK
> > > Name: kernel-7e7e1530
> > This seems to be the 'orphan' since there's not a corresponding
> > 'rofs-7e7e1530' volume, you can manually delete it with "ubirmvol
> > /dev/ubi4 -n 1". You can also list all the volumes of a device with
> > "ubinfo -a -d 0" for example.
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