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Re: [Libreboot] Thinkpad x200 with Libreboot 20160818: problem booting f
Re: [Libreboot] Thinkpad x200 with Libreboot 20160818: problem booting from USB
Tue, 23 Aug 2016 17:40:06 +0200
It worked perfectly with another stick indeed. Is there any rule/criteria/list
for the sticks that work or is it just trial and error ... ? ;-)
Thx + greetings,
> El 23 ago 2016, a las 9:24, Leah Rowe <address@hidden> escribió:
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> Hi Marcel,
> Op 23/08/16 om 08:20 schreef Marcel Maci:
>> Hi all, I get strange behaviour with Libreboot 20160818 on Thinkpad
>> x200. When Grub shows up, I select "Boot from usb". It then loads
>> the Trisquel menu where I select whatever I want (e.g. install,
>> boot from live cd) and I get the error message:
>> Error: USB mass storage stalled Error: you need to load kernel
>> Press any key to continue
>> I tried the same with another usb-stick with Tails and it booted
>> without any complaint (tried several times). Other strange
>> behaviour: sometimes I get a "kernel panic" message with the
>> uppercase led blinking and the system stops (this can occur with
>> both sticks, but with Tails the message just pops up a fraction of
>> a second and then it continues booting). Does anybody know what the
>> problem could be? BTW: flashing the x200 was very slow (due to bad
>> connection with the clip I had to reduce speed to 128 and it took
>> 1.5 hours (!) - I also had to specify manually the "MX25L6405D"
>> with the -c option), but the content of the flash chip seems to be
>> correct (it said VERIFIED in the end). Thx and greetings, Marcel
> Can you try another USB drive? Not all drives work reliably in the
> GRUB payload.
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