My box stop at loading kernal any help

Use IFA to flash a new image to the box, no problems there :)
Tutorial/guide and software in the downloads section.

Liam
 
im using a router tho does this cause problems
 
PM sent - basically the answer is no it doesnt matter.
Liam
 
can't get it going just says pinging box failed
 
Ignore the "pinging box failed". In fact, dont even open that minimized bootmanager window - its minimized for a reason :)

"pinging box failed" will ALWAYS appear because there is no image on the box.

You just have to keep pulling the plug in and out until IFA kicks in.
Also make sure that all firewalls/antivirus is disabled.

Liam
 
how long do i wait in between resets
 
Press and hold the power button and the up button on the box
then let go of the power button then the up button
see if that helps also post what you get in the com window of IFA
Hope this helps.
 
if you do as fergalsworld says when keep the the up button pressed this does a memory test then in the com window when it stops typing you click next to the last line and type in "boot net" then that should start it off
 
i havent got a com cable
 
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if you cant get it working without a serial null modem cable may i suggest you buy one for a couple of quid as this will tell you whats happening in the com window. when you get one post your readings out of the com window on here
 
çdebug: DDF: Calibrating delay loop... debug: DDF: 66.76 BogoMIPS
debug: BMon V1.1 mID 03
debug: feID 00 enxID 03
debug: fpID 52 dsID http://Hallenberg.com
debug: HWrev 41 FPrev 0.23
debug: B/Ex/Fl(MB) 32/00/08
WATCHDOG reset enabled
dbox2:root> debug:
BOOTP/TFTP bootstrap loader (v0.3)
debug:
debug: Transmitting BOOTP request via broadcast
debug: Given up BOOTP/TFTP boot
boot net failed

Flash-FS bootstrap loader (v1.5)

Found Flash-FS superblock version 3.1
Found file /root/platform/sagem-dbox2/kernel/os in Flash-FS
debug: Got Block #0008
debug: Got Block #0012
debug: Got Block #0016
debug: Got Block #0020
debug: Got Block #0024
debug: Got Block #0028
debug: Got Block #0032
debug: Got Block #0036
debug: Got Block #0040


will verify ELF image, start= 0x800000, size= 152952
verify sig: 263
Branching to 0x40000


U-Boot 1.1.2 (TuxBox) (May 23 2004 - 21:44:01)

CPU: PPC823ZTnnB2 at 66 MHz: 2 kB I-Cache 1 kB D-Cache
Board: DBOX2, Sagem, BMon V1.1
Watchdog enabled
I2C: ready
DRAM: 32 MB
FLASH: 8 MB
Scanning JFFS2 FS: . | / - \ | / - \ | . . / - \ | . / - \ | . / - . \ | / - \ . Unknown node type: e002 len 4164 offset 0x6387b0
| / - \ | /  done.

FB: ready
LCD: ready
In: serial
Out: serial
Err: serial
Net: SCC ETHERNET

Options:
1: Console on null
2: Console on ttyS0
3: Console on framebuffer
Select option (1-3), other keys to stop autoboot: 1  0
...............................................................
Un-Protected 63 sectors
### FS (jffs2) loading 'vmlinuz' to 0x100000
### FS load complete: 619057 bytes loaded to 0x100000
## Booting image at 00100000 ...
Image Name: dbox2
Image Type: PowerPC Linux Kernel Image (gzip compressed)
Data Size: 618993 Bytes = 604.5 kB
Load Address: 00000000
Entry Point: 00000000
Verifying Checksum ... Bad Data CRC
=>
------ Systeminformations ------
Selected networkdevice: D-Link DFE-530TX PCI Fast Ethernet Adapter (rev.A) - Packet Scheduler Miniport (1)
IP-address of the networkdevice: 192.168.1.2
IP-address which the dbox gets: 192.168.1.202
Operatingsystem: Microsoft Windows XP Professional Service Pack 2 (Build 2600)
------ Powered by http://www.dboxservice-hallenberg.de ------
 
The image on the box is faulty and the flashing procedure didn't start.
Disable firewalls, antivirus soft and set the network card on the pc to 10base half duplex.
 
done it now i just used a w:n 98 Computer and it kick in straight away
 
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