mkfs.jffs2 propsal and a question about burst reads

David Woodhouse dwmw2 at
Tue Nov 6 08:22:02 EST 2001

joern at said:
>  That would be simple, if jffs2 was strictly log-structured. But from
> what I have heard/read about it, the wear levelling makes all delete
> blocks equal. There is no last block, that you can mark in some way. 

True during normal operation, but when you first program a JFFS2 filesystem 
image into a flash partition you do get it all at the beginning.


More information about the linux-mtd mailing list