[U-Boot-Users] Flash Erase/Write error in uboot

Wolfgang Denk wd at denx.de
Tue May 8 20:59:06 CEST 2007

In message <1178649400.8335.26.camel at localhost> you wrote:
> #define TIMEOUT 10000000
>                timeout = TIMEOUT;
>                       if (!timeout--) {
>                              printf("Operation Timed Out!!n");
>                              break;

You shouldreally use a delay based timeout here,not a counter based
one (where youwill never know how long exactly your timeout runs).

Add for example an "udelay (100);" (delay for 10 microseconds) and
adjust TIMEOUT to a reasonable value, say 100000 (10 seconds).

Best regards,

Wolfgang Denk

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