Hikey960 recovery mode fail

Dear All
I want to recovery my Hikey96, reference https://www.96boards.org/documentation/consumer/hikey/hikey960/installation/board-recovery.md.html
I follow the step and download all of the file in http://snapshots.linaro.org/reference-platform/components/uefi-staging/113/hikey960/release/
I use the USB to UART to connect the Hikey960 UART6 TX and TX and use the minicom to display the information.
I step by step as belowe:

  1. Switch the jumper 1 and 2 are ON and 3 is OFF.
    2.sudo ./hikey_idt -c config -p /dev/ttyUSB1
    3.In the minicon type f, when I see “Press ESCAPE for boot options .” and then "Android Fastboot mode - version 0.7.Press RETURN or SPACE key to quit.
    4.sudo fastboot devices and see "1A31E266020ECEE8 fastboot "
    5.type $ sudo fastboot flash ptable prm_ptable.img
    $ sudo fastboot flash xloader hisi-sec_xloader.img
    $ sudo fastboot flash fastboot l-loader.bin
    $ sudo fastboot flash fip fip.bin
    6.Switch the jumper 1 is ON and 2 and 3 is OFF. I will see
    Please kindly help to slave this issue, now I can’t download my aosp to Hikey960, when I type ./device/linaro/hikey/installer/hikey960/flash-all.sh

Maybe try an older release: https://snapshots.linaro.org/reference-platform/components/uefi-staging/110/hikey960/debug/

Or alternatively, use https://github.com/96boards-hikey/tools-images-hikey960

Hi Loic

Thanks for your faster response.

I test the oder release 110, the result is the same as before.

I test the tools-image-hikey960, the log as below:

Config name: config
Port name: /dev/ttyUSB1
0: Image: ./hisi-sec_usb_xloader.img Downalod Address: 0x20000
1: Image: ./hisi-sec_uce_boot.img Downalod Address: 0x6a908000
2: Image: ./hisi-sec_fastboot.img Downalod Address: 0x1ac00000
Serial port open successfully!
Start downloading ./hisi-sec_usb_xloader.img@0x20000…
file total size 99584
downlaod address 0x20000
Finish downloading
Start downloading ./hisi-sec_uce_boot.img@0x6a908000…
file total size 23680
downlaod address 0x6a908000
Finish downloading
Start downloading ./hisi-sec_fastboot.img@0x1ac00000…
file total size 3430400
downlaod address 0x1ac00000
Finish downloading
< waiting for any device >
target reported max download size of 471859200 bytes
sending ‘ptable’ (196 KB)…
OKAY [ 0.012s]
writing ‘ptable’…
OKAY [ 0.057s]
finished. total time: 0.069s
target reported max download size of 471859200 bytes
sending ‘xloader’ (151 KB)…
OKAY [ 0.011s]
writing ‘xloader’…
FAILED (remote: flash write prim vrl failure)
finished. total time: 0.044s

It looks like not work well, please help me, thanks a lot.

Hi Loic

I finished this issue.

I use the tools-image-hikey960 that you provide web. and follow the README-technical.md file

I success to burn the aosp img to hikey960 and I can see android system.

thanks a lot for your help.

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