[maemo-users] [maemo-users] Constantly rebooting.

From: George Farris farrisg at cc.mala.bc.ca
Date: Wed Jun 21 18:18:25 EEST 2006
On Wed, 2006-21-06 at 16:23 +0200, Michiel Toneman wrote:
> Hi George,
> I have something similar. I was loving using 2006 Beta for a couple of
> hours. Then I added a mail account. It retrieved mail the first time
> and then spontaneously rebooted.
> Since then, it will boot into the "normal" OS screen, I see it trying
> to check email (the email/chat/IM icon on the left flashes a different
> color twice) and then it reboots within 5 seconds.
> Unfortunately I have no way of getting to any settings before the
> reboot, so I have no way to switch this off or delete the account. I
> guess the only thing I can do is reflash the device (which seems
> *really dumb*) to me. I wish there was some sort of "safe startup" or
> recovery console so I could just fix it. :-( Definitely a bug for the
> Nokia people to look at.

Yes, it does seem to be related to the mail app.  I also ended up
reflashing the device and all is well again.  Someone else reported this
happening after installing gpe-calendar and the load app.  You have
probably already read that thread:-)

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