[Tinyos-help] Flash errors

Kristin Wright kwright at cs.berkeley.edu
Fri Jan 30 09:36:36 PST 2004

Unless you specifically change the makefiles to do so, verification of the
flash doesn't happen when you use the mib510 programmer. So in my
experience, this has only happened when I forgot to set my MIB510=COM*
setting (I switch sometimes between the parallel mib500 and the serial

Make sure that your uisp command has -dprog=mib510. 

Hope that helps.


> -----Original Message-----
> From: tinyos-help-bounces at Millennium.Berkeley.EDU [mailto:tinyos-help-
> bounces at Millennium.Berkeley.EDU] On Behalf Of chualk8117576 at pacific.net.sg
> Sent: Thursday, January 29, 2004 9:22 PM
> To: tinyos-help at today.CS.Berkeley.EDU
> Subject: [Tinyos-help] Flash errors
> Hi,
> I have installed the MicaHWVerify on the MICA2 and MIB510 board and it ran
> smoothly, thus I proceed on to compile and install Blink program. However
> this time flash errors occured:
> ...
> flash error at address 0xb8: file=0x01, mem=0xff
> flash error at address 0xb9: file=0xc0, mem=0xff
> flash error at address 0xba: file=0x1d, mem=0xff
> flash error at address 0xbb: file=0x92, mem=0xff
> flash error at address 0xbc: file=0xae, mem=0xff
> flash error at address 0xbd: file=0x32, mem=0xff
> flash error at address 0xbe: file=0xb1, mem=0xff
> flash error at address 0xbf: file=0x07, mem=0xff
> flash error at address 0xc0: file=0xe1, mem=0xff
> ...
> I tried with other programs in your tutorial but same thing occured. I
> have also tried the solutions on the websites but no use. I would like to
> find out how I can prevent this error permanently because it seems like
> this problem always occur every now and then.
> Hope to hear from you soon.
> Thanks and Regards
> Lai Kwan
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