Am wondering how to replace the firmware on a Longshine Shinebook (manual, firmware, more stuff).

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Assuming I modify the firmware files, how do I put the new version on the device? I'm guessing there is some standard method for triggering the update.


In the firmware package, the /etc/int.d/rcS startup script has these lines at the end:

#for fs upgrade
#for factory test
#sh /bin/mfg_test.sh
#exec /usr/etc/nanoX.local

And in /bin/sd_upgrade_fs.sh you can see how the initial firmware is written to the device. By looking up "eb600e" and "eb600em" present in /files/. I found this old thread with some suggestions on how to trigger a firmware update process.


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