Mounting UBIFS fails intermittently

Manish Jain Manish.Jain at
Wed Dec 10 08:39:19 EST 2008

Can you please suggest any alternate to ubiformat, I would like to try that out.

Kind Regards,

-----Original Message-----
From: Artem Bityutskiy [mailto:dedekind at] 
Sent: 10 December 2008 13:32
To: Manish Jain
Cc: linux-mtd at
Subject: RE: Mounting UBIFS fails intermittently

On Wed, 2008-12-10 at 13:12 +0000, Manish Jain wrote:
> Thanks Artem.
> I'll try tests for case 1.
> With respect to case2:
> Within our flash, we have two partitions. And there is singe image of flash contents(namely er.ubi).
> We flash our file image using ubiformat command.:
> Ubiformat /dev/mtd5 -y -s 512 -f /CFCard/er.ubi

well, providing your sub-page size is really 512 bytes, this should be
doing the right things. Although I do not utilize ubiformat myself, so I
am not 100% sure it does not have bugs which may lead to what you see.

Best regards,
Artem Bityutskiy (Битюцкий Артём)

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