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Insert into Revue in the Right most USB port (if looking at the back, closest to the power jack)
 
Insert into Revue in the Right most USB port (if looking at the back, closest to the power jack)
  
Boot into recovery mode:
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Boot into recovery mode: (confirm?)
  
 
Hold the Sync button while plugging in the Revue, keep it held, at the same time hold Menu+L on the keyboard.
 
Hold the Sync button while plugging in the Revue, keep it held, at the same time hold Menu+L on the keyboard.

Revision as of 21:28, 28 December 2010

Specs

  • Intel Atom CE4150 1.2 GHz processor, with a 400 MHz GPU
  • Gigabyte GA-SBKAN2 motherboard
  • Samsung K9F8G08U0M 1 GB NAND Flash (RAM)
  • Hynix H27UBG8T2ATR 4 GB NAND Flash (Long Term Storage)
  • Silicon Image Sil9135 HDMI 1.3 Receiver
  • Nanya NT5CB128M8CN-CG 1 GB DDR3 SDRAM (1 Gb X 8)
  • Realtek Semiconductor RTL8201N 10/100M PHYceiver
  • Microchip PIC24FJ64GA004-I/PT 16-bit microcontroller

The Logitech Revue was recently torndown and its inners revealed.

Usage

Samsung K9F8G08U0M 1 GB NAND Flash

  • Used for storage of bootloader, kernel, boot flash graphics, Linux OS etc..

Hynix H27UBG8T2ATR 4 GB NAND Flash (Long Term Storage)

  • Used for persistent storage, device is /dev/sda - possible to override with an external USB drive

Microchip PIC24FJ64GA004-I/PT 16-bit microcontroller

  • Used to handle IR input/output for remotes/IR blasting and possible interface with wireless keyboard


Update Procedure

Place new update labeled "update.zip" on a USB drive, with a single partition (ie, 1st partition on a USB disk, so say "/dev/sdc1")

Insert into Revue in the Right most USB port (if looking at the back, closest to the power jack)

Boot into recovery mode: (confirm?)

Hold the Sync button while plugging in the Revue, keep it held, at the same time hold Menu+L on the keyboard.

Box will reboot, continue to hold Sync button, then hold Alt+L (or mash, your choice), and it should then enter recovery mode.

You can then, update the box. Downgrading fails (date check)