[maemo-users] Maemo Flasher-3.5 Tool documentation updated

From: Graham Cobb g+770 at cobb.uk.net
Date: Fri Jan 8 14:17:13 EET 2010
On Friday 08 January 2010 10:34:32 Kahlil Johnson wrote:
> I try doing that but unfortunately didn't work for me it seems that when
> the N900 is on flashing mode the udev on my Linux box doesnt detectec it as
> a USB mass storage, and dont detect it at all. So the flasher timeout
> without locating the correct usb address.

I see similar problems (with Debian Testing running on both 32-bit or 64-bit 
systems).  I am sorry to report that I have to use my (work provided) Windows 
laptop to get reliable flashing (and, even then, I have to remove almost all 
the existing USB devices and reboot Windows first, and tell Nokia PC Suite to 

I will try to do some more testing later, get some logs and report this as  a 
bug.  So far, I have only ever noticed it when I am in a hurry to get the 
device reflashed and I just go back to using Windows!

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