Problems with mounting a JFFS2 file system image

Russ Dill Russ.Dill at
Tue Jan 29 19:25:26 EST 2002

On Tue, 2002-01-29 at 17:09, Navin Boppuri wrote:
> Hello all,
> I have been able to succesfully partition my flash and mount a jffs2 file system on the same. I am able to copy, create, read and write files onto my new file system. 
> Now, I wanted to create a file system on my host machine using the mkfs.jffs2 utility and mount the file system onto my flash partition on my embedded device. But I havent been successful in doing so. I followed the JFFS2 README and this is what I did:
> 	mkfs.jffs -d tmp_fs -o jffs2.image   ( tmp_fs is a directory with all my files in it)
us mkfs.jffs2, it may also be neccessary to supply your erase block size

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