Very long boot time with Debian image
(06-27-2016, 03:23 PM)MarkHaysHarris777 Wrote:
(06-27-2016, 10:07 AM)Xabaras76 Wrote: with Debian images I notice that boot time it is quite long(more than 4 minutes)

Is there any way to fix this long boot time in Debian images.?

I wish to everybody a great day.!! Smile

Best regards


hi Filippo, if you plug a serial cable into the exp header (ground pin9, Rx pin7, Tx pin8) you can monitor whats going on in the bootup... well, to save you the trouble, debian is waiting for almost five minutes (depends) on the network. The delay wouldn't have to be there, but it is; once you get your network setup and running (wifi configured, etc) the bootups will speed up a bit at that delay point; but, the delay is still there.

Its one of the questions I have for lenny, but he's busy getting the mali driver ready, so I'm not bugging him... 

Big Grin

Thanks so much for your answer MarkHaysHarris777,

Do you mean a serial cable like the one from a desktop pc (COM port).?
Or I need any level voltage converter..?

Is that uart port 3,3 or 5 volts.?

and ...yes lenny it is really busy at the moment...and I would like to say a big "thanks" also to him...!

Best regards


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RE: Very long boot time with Debian image - by Xabaras76 - 06-27-2016, 06:41 PM

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