On Sat, Apr 28, 2018 at 12:39 PM, <stevenvandenbrandenst...@gmail.com> wrote: > Steven Vanden Branden schreef op za 14-04-2018 om 16:47 [+0000]: >> hello everyone, >> >> thanks for the assistance, but i managed to load the new kernel with >> the old dtb file for the inet1, >> >> I made a diff between the new and old version , and there are a lot >> of changes, even gpio pins for that are changed (which i find >> strange, since the original device cannot be changed i guess, maybe >> gpio pin is changed in the dtsi files), and is suspect that new >> hardware is supported on the inet1, that now breaks my hacked >> together version using the inet1 dtb file. >> >> but it turns out i need to spend time to add support for my board in >> uboot and in the kernel as well (mostly dts work i guess). >> >> So if you have any tips/guidance on how to go about adding a new >> board (first in uboot i guess , then kernel), i would like to know. >> >> Greetings, >> Steven > > when i enable the original dtb file, the board is now working, I am > however succeeded in soldering a serial connection to the board. > > The only strange thing is when i send from one side: > > echo -en '\x00' > /dev/ttyS0 i receive 0x00 in hex > echo -en '\x01' > /dev/ttyS0 i receive 0x7F in hex > > --> this makes the serial output unreadable since the mapping of > characters seems to be off, does anyone has an idea how to fix this? > > --> i tried this with a baudrate of 300 to be sure the connection is > stable.
All Allwinner devices I've seen use a rate of 115200, it may be that the serial port isn't enabled by default in u-boot and/or the DeviceTree because of it being a tablet and it not having one by default so you might nee to look at what needs to change for that to work. > --> i tried to attach my serial output to the input of the pc and that > return fine, so it seems the 2 serial ports are actually speaking > another dialect. > >> _______________________________________________ >> arm mailing list -- firstname.lastname@example.org >> To unsubscribe send an email to arm-le...@lists.fedoraproject.org > _______________________________________________ > arm mailing list -- email@example.com > To unsubscribe send an email to arm-le...@lists.fedoraproject.org _______________________________________________ arm mailing list -- firstname.lastname@example.org To unsubscribe send an email to arm-le...@lists.fedoraproject.org