Originally Posted by eureka
Yep, root can't login.
thanks, that saved me some time..
The u-boot which comes up by default looks like stripped down
to a bare minimum. It doesn't support memory commands and
doesn't allow to redefine any boot parameters. In fact, it supports the
setenv command, but all definitions made this way are ignored during
Now it looks like I bricked the unit just by quickly pressing the "space"
while trying to break into u-boot prompt.
The console is frozen, the screen shows kindle tree and "Please wait
a moment while your Kindle starts up". It doesn't react on power button
manipulation, but shows the light when connected to a charger.
I'll try pulling out the battery later today.