SmartMedia Card need to create fs before mounting it ?

Thomas Gleixner tglx at
Tue Nov 26 12:17:30 EST 2002

On Tuesday 26 November 2002 05:22, shadow wrote:
> On Tue, 26 Nov 2002, Thomas Gleixner wrote:
> mount -t jffs2 /dev/mtdblock/6 /mnt
> getting follow error messages.
> JFFS2: Erase block at 0x007fe000 is not formatted. It will be erased
> Cowardly refusing to erase blocks on filesystem with no valid JFFS2 nodes
The FLASH is not erased at all
What says dmesg after eraseall ?
If there is no hint, turn on debugging in nand driver
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