NAND dump utility?

Ricard Wanderlof ricard.wanderlof at
Tue Dec 5 01:53:40 EST 2006

On Mon, 4 Dec 2006, Allen Curtis wrote:

> Hello,
> Is there a NAND dump utility which will create a binary image suitable 
> to replication for production? When you create an image with DD you do 
> not get the ECC information.

In the mtd-utils package there is a utility called nanddump which can dump 
nand flashes with or without ecc.

(mtd-utils can be obtained from

Ricard Wolf Wanderlöf                           ricardw(at)
Axis Communications AB, Lund, Sweden  
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