[USRP-users] error at updating the filesystem for usrp n310

Marcus D. Leech patchvonbraun at gmail.com
Wed Jul 15 09:53:11 EDT 2020


On 07/15/2020 08:12 AM, Pavlos Basaras via USRP-users wrote:
> Dear community,
>
> i am using the usrp n310 device. I am following the start up guide 
> from 
> https://kb.ettus.com/USRP_N300/N310/N320/N321_Getting_Started_Guide#Setting_up_a_Serial_Console_Connection
> for the initial setup of the usrp.
>
> I completed the installation instructions for the host from 
> https://kb.ettus.com/Building_and_Installing_the_USRP_Open-Source_Toolchain_(UHD_and_GNU_Radio)_on_Linux 
> <https://kb.ettus.com/Building_and_Installing_the_USRP_Open-Source_Toolchain_%28UHD_and_GNU_Radio%29_on_Linux>
> everything seemed ok.
>
> I can connect to the device through both ssh and by the serial port.
>
> I am trying to use mender to update the filesystem at the usrp device.
>
> I executed the command: sudo uhd_images_downloader -t mender -t n3xx --yes
> at the host  to obtain usrp_n3xx_fs.mender, which i then copied to the 
> usrp.
>
> At the usrp i am using the command: mender -rootfs 
> /home/root/usrp_n3xx_fs.mender
> to start the update of the system but i have the following 
> incompatibility issue :
>
> ERRO[0000] Installation failed: installer: failed to read and install 
> update: installer: image (device types [ni-sulfur-rev6-mender 
> ni-sulfur-rev5-mender ni-sulfur-rev4-mender ni-sulfur-rev3-mender 
> ni-sulfur-rev6 ni-sulfur-rev5 ni-sulfur-rev4 ni-sulfur-rev3]) not 
> compatible with device ni-sulfur-rev11-mender  module=rootfs
> ERRO[0000] installer: failed to read and install update: installer: 
> image (device types [ni-sulfur-rev6-mender ni-sulfur-rev5-mender 
> ni-sulfur-rev4-mender ni-sulfur-rev3-mender ni-sulfur-rev6 
> ni-sulfur-rev5 ni-sulfur-rev4 ni-sulfur-rev3]) not compatible with 
> device ni-sulfur-rev11-mender  module=main
>
>
> How can i resolve this?
>
>
> Details on the UHD intalled on both the host and the usrp device"
>
> HOST computer uhd: [INFO] [UHD] linux; GNU C++ version 5.4.0 20160609; 
> Boost_105800; UHD_3.14.1.HEAD-0-g0347a6d8
> USRP uhd:   [INFO] [UHD] linux; GNU C++ version 7.3.0; Boost_106600; 
> UHD_3.14.1.1-0-g0347a6d8
>
>
> all the best,
> Pavlos.
>
This seems a bit odd.

Two things:

(A)  How did you copy the .mender file over to the usrp?
(B) (This seems really dumb, and I apologize in advance) are you sure 
that you're running the mender command ON the USRP?





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