kadisi
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Oops - unable to determine board type... model: 17

Tue Sep 10, 2019 9:24 am

Hi there,

I'm trying to test my Pi 4. and run:

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gpio readall
Oops - unable to determine board type... model: 17


When I use: "gpio -v" I get:

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gpio -v
gpio version: 2.50
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Raspberry Pi Details:
  Type: Unknown17, Revision: 01, Memory: 0MB, Maker: Sony
  * Device tree is enabled.
  *--> Raspberry Pi 4 Model B Rev 1.1
  * This Raspberry Pi supports user-level GPIO access.
  
Does anybody knows what I must do?

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Re: Oops - unable to determine board type... model: 17

Tue Sep 10, 2019 10:42 am

Old version of the wiring library?
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Re: Oops - unable to determine board type... model: 17

Tue Sep 10, 2019 11:29 am

Hi.

If you run

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sudo apt update 
sudo apt full-upgrade
it should update wiring pi
or
you could just update wiringpi with

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sudo apt-get install wiringpi

http://wiringpi.com/download-and-install/
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Re: Oops - unable to determine board type... model: 17

Tue Sep 10, 2019 12:15 pm

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Re: Oops - unable to determine board type... model: 17

Mon Feb 24, 2020 3:18 pm

This worked for me. Thanks.

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Re: Oops - unable to determine board type... model: 17

Thu May 14, 2020 11:43 pm

Worked for me as well !

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Re: Oops - unable to determine board type... model: 17

Tue Jun 09, 2020 8:35 pm

pcmanbob wrote:
Tue Sep 10, 2019 11:29 am
Hi.

If you run

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sudo apt update 
sudo apt full-upgrade
it should update wiring pi
or
you could just update wiringpi with

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sudo apt-get install wiringpi

http://wiringpi.com/download-and-install/
This did not work for me but this did:

http://wiringpi.com/wiringpi-updated-to ... rry-pi-4b/

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