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How to erase nvram from telnet

Discussion in 'Tomato Firmware' started by BeHappy, Oct 26, 2006.

  1. BeHappy

    BeHappy Network Guru Member

    Please advice how to do it from telnet, trying commands
    - erase nvram
    - mtd erase nvram
    None of these works with tomato!
    I know there is possible from web GUI, but I prefer more options
     
  2. Disman_ca

    Disman_ca Super Moderator Staff Member Member

    Code:
    nvram erase
    then reboot
     
  3. BeHappy

    BeHappy Network Guru Member

    None exist command!
     
  4. PaCkEtGrEmLiN

    PaCkEtGrEmLiN Network Guru Member

    >erase nvram;reboot
     
  5. BeHappy

    BeHappy Network Guru Member

    Seriously none of them working w. Tomato. I've tried several times w/o luck from telnet.
    No guessing, fact please!
     
  6. PaCkEtGrEmLiN

    PaCkEtGrEmLiN Network Guru Member

    Here try this ...

    #mtd-erase -d nvram
    #reboot
     
  7. BeHappy

    BeHappy Network Guru Member

    As I wrote on my first post neither erase nor mtd command works IN TOMATO!
     
  8. PaCkEtGrEmLiN

    PaCkEtGrEmLiN Network Guru Member

    Well all I can say to you is that it works for me on my WRT54GS ... just to be clear.

    PaCkEt

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    Tomato G v0.7.0812


    BusyBox v1.2.1 (2006.10.09-18:33+0000) Built-in shell (ash)
    Enter 'help' for a list of built-in commands.

    # mtd-erase -d nvram
    Erasing 0x0 - 0x1ffff
    "nvram" successfully erased.
    # reboot
    Rebooting
    #

    Connection to host lost.
     
  9. njeske

    njeske Network Guru Member

    pretty sure it's user error on your part. cause it works for me. PEBKAC.
     
  10. BeHappy

    BeHappy Network Guru Member

    I confirm it works. Thanks for help!
     

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