I think my beagleboard (revision C3) is having hardware problems
reading the SD card. I would very much appreciate the groups help in
figuring this out. I've read the documentation and not found a
I have two cards I mainly use - an Angstrom image and a restore image
I created from the Rev C Validation document.
I took couple backup images via dd if=/dev/sdb .. as soon as they
were created. I restored from these images to verify that they
Lately whenever I try to boot from either of these cards (or a newly
imaged Angstrom card) my boot process is hanging.
The point it hang varies, sometimes at Loading u-Boot.bin from mmc,
other times at "Loading Linux". Many times I'm getting random
gibberish during boot as well, that eventually hangs.
I was thinking these problems may have been caused by the serial
interface cable, but it doesn't happen when booting from NAND. I
verified the serial settings for minicom are correct.