kernel can not detect flash device.

David Woodhouse dwmw2 at
Mon May 14 09:46:30 EDT 2001

zydlason at said:
>   My target platform is ForcePowerCore 6750 which has four
> userflash(AM29F016) and I choose the relative options according to the
> "Linux MTD, JFFS HOWTO",but kernel can not detect flash device.

> Physically mapped flash: Found no CFI device at location zero

Is the AM29F016 actually CFI-compliant? Try the amd_flash driver. You'll 
probably have to hack the physmap.c code to invoke that probe instead of 
the cfi probe.


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