problem writing to /dev/mtd0

David Woodhouse dwmw2 at
Sat Nov 15 03:31:03 EST 2003

On Fri, 2003-11-14 at 16:25 -0800, Paul van Gool wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm trying to read and write from/to a flash partition using its char
> device. Reading seems to work fine but I can't seem to get writing  to
> work.

> I use this flash chip through its block device all the time and writing
> through that device (/dev/mtdblock0) hasn't been an issue.

Did you erase the block in question first?


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