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Re: [StrongED] Re: MiniTime on ARMX6

On 22 Dec 2016  David Pitt <pittdj@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> Peter Young, on 22 Dec, wrote:

>> On 22 Dec 2016  Chris Johnson <chris@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>>> In article <0ae781f255.pnyoung@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>,
>>>    Peter Young <pnyoung@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>>>> Module is: Toolbox         1.52 (17 Jan 2003)
>>> That seems an old version - is it ARMv7 compatible?
>> No idea, but no other app has complained. Transient, which is always
>> running needs, Toolbox. So presumably it is!
>>> My ARMX6 has Toolbox v. 1.57 (18 Jun 2016) in ROM. Why are you using an
>>> old version?
>> Short answer: no idea! An extract of Verma's output is:
>> 105   -       Dormant    Toolbox    1.57
>>   -     98    Loaded     Toolbox    1.52 (17 Jan 2003)
>> but I have no idea why this should have happened.
>> [big snip]
>> I've been enlisting the help of TextSeek, and have found a directory in
>> $.Apps.Bak, no idea how it got there. It contains one Obey file which
>> says:
>> BootRun BootResources:Configure.!UnplugTbox.Resources.UnplugTbox
>> but there's no sign of a directory called !UnplugTbox in
>> Boot.Resources.Configure. Is it likely that this Obey file would be run
>> during start-up? And can I delete it without fear of dreadful
>> consequences? If so, I think the problem is solved. What I don't
>> understand is how that directory and file got there. I must have put it
>> there, but I have no memory of doing so, and can't think of a reason why I
>> should have done.

> Is this the problem http://appbasic.jettons.co.uk/downloads/unplug.zip

> Is there an Toolbox tool in the Configuration window, from double clicking
> on !Boot.


> *show boot* will show all the entries for BootResources:,

*show boot*
Boot$ChoicesRW : SCSI::SSD.$.!BOOT.Choices
Boot$Dir : SCSI::SSD.$.!BOOT
Boot$OSVersion : 520
Boot$Path : SCSI::SSD.$.!BOOT.
Boot$ReadOnly(Number) : 0
Boot$State : commands
Boot$ToBeLoaded : Boot:Choices.Boot.PreDesk
Boot$ToBeTasks : Boot:Choices.Boot.Tasks
Boot$Unique : Local
BootDrv$Dir : SCSI::SSD.$
BootNet$File : Freeway
BootResources$Dir : SCSI::SSD.$.!BOOT.Resources
BootResources$Path : 

> RO500Hook would be the place to look.

Looked there with Find and with TextSeek looking in Obey and Desktop 
files, and nothing found.

> There should be no UnPlugTbox anywhere on a ROOL system and that obsolete
> ToolBox module needs to be found and kicked off along with any other such
> obsolete toolbox modules.

Indeed, but something somewhere is loading the wrong Toolbox.

many thanks for everyone's suggestions, but the mystery persists.

Best wishes,


Peter Young (zfc Ir) and family
Prestbury, Cheltenham, Glos. GL52, England

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