[U-Boot-Users] Cannot set bootcount

Wolfgang Denk wd at denx.de
Mon May 1 00:33:25 CEST 2006

In message <200604302223.00635.antonio.dibacco at aruba.it> you wrote:
> I don't manage to reset bootcount on a MBX with MPC860. I imagine the variable 
> is in MPC internal ram or in a register and setting its value and saving the 
> environment has no effect. 

Please see the manual:

        "It is the responsibility of some application code (typically
	 a Linux application) to reset the variable bootcount, thus allowing
	 for more boot cycles."

I think a driver to do this has been posted here before;  search  the

Best regards,

Wolfgang Denk

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