Intel P30, locked sectors?

Nicolas Pitre nico at
Wed Sep 6 10:25:52 EDT 2006

On Wed, 6 Sep 2006, Nils Faerber wrote:

> Hi!
> I now did a kernel update (in fact, I started over with a new kernel)
> and am now using 2.6.18-RC6 from
> I have read access to the flash, rootfs is mounted correctly but at
> first write attempt I get:
> [42949375.150000] Freeing init memory: 96K
> [42949376.480000] Erase at 0x00cc0000 failed immediately: -EROFS. Is the
> sector locked?

Before the first write attempt you need to run flash-unlock on the 
corresponding flash partition.


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