Many people have complained about the Wave bootloader being closed and that being major problem for the development of alternative OS.
I had a closer look at the booting process and would like to contribute my observations to ...
I treat this thread as DEVELOPMENT focused, so please keep non-technical questions and all the excitement aside and use it strictly for the technical discussion.
As most of you have been able to witness, FOTA seems the right track f...
It's been a while and there has not been any activity around.
My time availability is completely not there as well. The least I can do is to upload something I had started months ago and never continued.
Maybe somebody experimenting with ...
I've made a 20 minutes exercise - I downloaded bootfiles from S5250 (S5250XXJK2) and disassembled boot2.img using a guess that the bootloader is loaded at 83E00000. Easily found FOTA code similar to S8500. The binary is loaded from flash address 0...
Thanks guys, but I don't think it's necessary.
I do it for fun - don't need any other gratification. Wave got me interested with the effort the manufacturer put trying to keep it closed. I don't need a handset to disassemble the bootloader.