RaspberryPi4 RPi4 Upgrading from existing SD card setup to boot from SSD

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dobbyzioso
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Re: RaspberryPi4 RPi4 Upgrading from existing SD card setup to boot from SSD

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So should I use this device ?
Because there was an hint with my device ID

Bus 001 Device 003: ID 152d:1561 JMicron Technology Corp. / JMicron USA Technology Corp. JMS561U two ports SATA 6Gb/s bridge

Edit:
Well this works. Thank you very much. Forgot the :u behind my ID
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Joulinar
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maybe you like to have a look to this one first. viewtopic.php?f=9&t=8349
There was a report about challenges on JMicron USB to SATA adapter
Pls let us know if a solution is working. This could help others if they hit by similar situation. Your DietPi Team
billouetaudrey
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Re: RaspberryPi4 RPi4 Upgrading from existing SD card setup to boot from SSD

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JMICRON not working on USB3 on my device

I change to Innostor Technology Corporation and working fine now

https://jamesachambers.com/raspberry-pi ... sh-drives/
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Joulinar
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so again the JMICRON controller right?
Pls let us know if a solution is working. This could help others if they hit by similar situation. Your DietPi Team
billouetaudrey
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Re: RaspberryPi4 RPi4 Upgrading from existing SD card setup to boot from SSD

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Joulinar wrote: Tue Jan 19, 2021 3:49 pm so again the JMICRON controller right?
My Jmicron work only on USB2 port ( approx 30mb/sec )

Approx 200MB/Sec in write and read with SSD on USB3
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Joulinar
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Re: RaspberryPi4 RPi4 Upgrading from existing SD card setup to boot from SSD

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ok good at least it's working for you using a different one. So good to keep in mind these JMicron adapter
Pls let us know if a solution is working. This could help others if they hit by similar situation. Your DietPi Team
billouetaudrey
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Joulinar wrote: Tue Jan 19, 2021 10:53 pm ok good at least it's working for you using a different one. So good to keep in mind these JMicron adapter
Yes I do that, hope I will not dead because I take from an other old hard disk usb lol
So if death, I need to find an other work too on us 3

Sorry for my bad english, I'm french...
oengus
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Re: RaspberryPi4 RPi4 Upgrading from existing SD card setup to boot from SSD

Post by oengus »

Just wanted to chime in, for future searchers, I just this the steps in the first message of this post to transfer from an SD to a 128gb USB3.1 flawlessly. I did update the EEPROM, but otherwise, I had no trouble whatsoever.

I used Apple Pi Baker since I'm on a mac for imaging the SD card.
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