Intel P30, locked sectors?

Nils Faerber nils.faerber at
Wed Sep 6 10:30:19 EDT 2006

Nicolas Pitre schrieb:
> On Wed, 6 Sep 2006, Nils Faerber wrote:
>> 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.

Ah, cool, thanks!
I guess that this tool is part of mtd-utils, right?

Will be tested ASAP! But I fear that will have to wait until tomorrow,
gotta go soon.

Thanks again!

> Nicolas
  nils faerber

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