offsetting fmc->flash_start to accommodate the BIOS

David Woodhouse dwmw2 at
Tue Sep 5 15:09:25 EDT 2000

mark.langsdorf at said:
> in jffs_fm.c, line 53, flash_start is set to 0.  Will the flash code
> still work if flash_start is set to some other value?  I realize that
> flash_size would also need to be modified.

I haven't tried it. 

> Or is there some better way to set up MTD/JFFS for a CFI flash chip
> that has both BIOS and the root filesystem on it?

Partition them into two separate MTD devices. See pnc2000.c


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