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Michael Troß, 07/13/2016 09:45 AM


Kernel update checklist

The following tests need to be performed for a new Linux Kernel version:

Boot dSS, check for error messages during boot

Check for complete kernel hardware support

  • Front button
  • LED function
  • RS485, connect to dSM with dS485d
  • RTC
    • dss11-1gb: rtc0 platform/soc, rtc1 i2c:
    • dss11e: rtc0 i2c:ds1307, rtc1: platform/soc
  • Temperature sensor
  • Ethernet MAC function
  • USB

Networking

  • DHCP
  • AutoIP

Flash read/write

required processes function correctly

  • dSS
  • dSA
  • lighttpd
  • ds485p
  • ds485d
  • vdsm
  • rrdcached
  • ledd
  • buttond
  • upnpbeacon
  • pagekite
  • front button reboot (if available)
  • USB automounts stick and starts update process

u-boot environment manipulation

  • fw_printenv
  • fw_setenv

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