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My RPi2 was working as an OMV server. Recently I needed to power it off and now it is stuck in a boot loop: it boots, shows many information lines at a very fast pace and reboots.

I tried to reformat SD card, installed multiple distros but nothing helps. The only information I was able to read was something to do with resolve.conf and USB not recognized.

Any help or suggestions would be greatly appreciated.

  • use a COM port with USB2COM and record the boot log on another PC. Post it here, so I'll be able to help you further – Alexey Vesnin Feb 1 '16 at 14:23
  • hmm there is one small problem though - how to do it? i searched "usb2com record boot" but not a single answer :( – user40835 Feb 1 '16 at 15:54
  • you need to use usb com port adapter, like this – Alexey Vesnin Feb 1 '16 at 16:04
  • This part was pretty clear(sorry for my low precision:( ), my problem is rather what to use to record the boot sequence to a file ? :) – user40835 Feb 1 '16 at 17:04
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    This has happened to me before when the pi was not supplied enough voltage to function properly. Try changing wires, etc. – jeffresc Feb 5 '16 at 5:51
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problem solved, faulty was the power USB port, it works great when powered by GPIO. Thanks @Alexey Vesnin, I would never try to power it that way on my own.

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