will auto-formatting span physical flash chips?
tglx at linutronix.de
Fri Mar 18 17:08:29 EST 2005
On Fri, 2005-03-18 at 16:54 -0500, Robert P. J. Day wrote:
> can the second physical chip still be left as all unformatted xFF's?
> so that it will be auto-formatted on mount? apparently, it costs
> money to format each chip and, since they're delivered with all xFF's,
> it would be nice to leave the second chip that way and save the $$.
> can this be done?
JFFS2 does the formatting of the second chip on the first mount.
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