Beagle boot up problem on serial terminal (Important Issue)

Hi all,

i am trying to get the serial terminal working with the beagleboard
and I am running android on it but I am not able to take control of
the Terminal when it asks me for the autoboot option.

Texas Instruments X-Loader 1.4.2 (Feb 19 2009 - 12:01:24)
Reading boot sector
Loading u-boot.bin from mmc

U-Boot 2009.01-dirty (Feb 19 2009 - 12:23:21)

I2C: ready
OMAP3530-GP rev 2, CPU-OPP2 L3-165MHz
OMAP3 Beagle board + LPDDR/NAND
DRAM: 256 MB
NAND: 256 MiB
Using default environment

MUSB: using high speed
In: serial usbtty
Out: serial usbtty
Err: serial usbtty
Board revision C
Serial #25e0000300000000040323090d024010
Hit any key to stop autoboot: 0

At this point I am not able to enter any key and get in to the

Any help on this will be appreciated.


I suggest you read the section 13 of System Reference Manual and make sure you have the correct cable configuration and that the ribbon cable is plugged in with the stripe on the pin 1 end of the connector.