mtd on linux

Bari Ari bari at
Tue Apr 17 13:35:43 EDT 2001

David Woodhouse wrote:

> manatee at said:
>>  It is a Disk On Chip and it fits into a PCI slot. 
> OK. I'd heard of those but haven't actually met one yet.
>>  I see where jumpers would go but there are no jumpers on the card.
> I was thinking of the ISA eval board.
>>  Ah, so if I can get the machine to boot -- with the card in place --
>> then I can access the card. 
> Probably. It depends just how the PCI eval board is set up. Isn't there a 
> key sequence you can use during booting to prevent the DiskOnChip BIOS from 
> loading itself? Or use the DFORMAT program provided to load the null 
> firmware. 

Check the M-Sys DOC-DIP-EVB-PCI manual. It says the "DiskOnChip base 
address - 0xD000 (Fixed)"

What happens when you boot? Do you get a conflict error? or you just 
can't find your DOC? Did you configure your DOC for Linux?


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