Does Linux have serial flash drivers?

colin colin at
Tue Dec 13 21:35:54 EST 2005

Hi Peter,
I noticed this driver before.
But I think it is strnage that there are many serial Flash chips in the
world but there is no any corresponding mtd driver in Linux kernel source
What's the reason of this?


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Peter Menzebach" <pm-armlist at>
To: "colin" <colin at>
Cc: <linux-mtd at>
Sent: Tuesday, December 13, 2005 4:46 PM
Subject: Re: Does Linux have serial flash drivers?

> colin wrote:
> > Hi all,
> > I have looked for several days. No serial flash driver can be found in
> > source tree.
> > Does Linux totally give up supporting serial flash?
> > Is it easy to write a chip driver of serial flash for MTD?
> Hi Colin,
> the at91rm9200dk board has a Atmel serial dataflash:
> There is a linux mtd driver and jffs2 support.
> Best regards
> Peter
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