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#261891 - 30/07/2005 13:14 USB Flash Upgrade
Roger
carpal tunnel

Registered: 18/01/2000
Posts: 5515
Loc: London, UK
It'd be nice if the protected flash upgrader in the empeg could talk USB, then people without real serial ports could still reflash a completely hosed empeg.

(Yeah, I know it's not gonna happen, but a guy can still wish)
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#261892 - 15/12/2005 07:07 Re: USB Flash Upgrade [Re: Roger]
altman
carpal tunnel

Registered: 19/05/1999
Posts: 3449
Loc: Palo Alto, CA
I was always too afraid of getting it wrong, and then requiring desolder/resolder of the flash chip (we didn't have any JTAG reflashers back then!)

You can reflash over ethernet with hijack though, no?

Hugo

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#261893 - 15/12/2005 18:04 Re: USB Flash Upgrade [Re: altman]
wfaulk
carpal tunnel

Registered: 25/12/2000
Posts: 16706
Loc: Raleigh, NC US
Yeah, but if it's "hosed" (a technical term), there's no Hijack.
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