[Soekris] net 6501: soft boot
soren at soekris.com
Sat Nov 26 18:39:33 UTC 2011
>> But please note that a full new comBIOS release will be available
>> soon, probably late Sunday. That release will also include USB
> Would it be possible to enable USB boot in the net5501 via firmware
> upgrade? That would be excellent.
Yes, the USB Boot will also become available on the net5501 shortly. And
on the net4801....
> I regret that the 6501 doesn't have micro-SD or similar but I respect
> your decisions regarding design and manufacture -- we've accumulated
> a fairly large bin of Soekris to be scrapped for obsolescense but
> none for hardware failure.
USB and SD is bascially same kind of performance and same kind of low
reliability comsumer parts, so I decided on all USB to avoid doubling
the support and programing....
For high reliability and/or performance we recommend to use SLC based
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