libubiio : userspace UBI input output library

Corentin Chary corentin.chary at
Tue Mar 3 03:46:35 EST 2009

On Tue, Mar 3, 2009 at 9:39 AM, Artem Bityutskiy <dedekind at> wrote:
> On Tue, 2009-03-03 at 09:37 +0100, Corentin Chary wrote:
>> On Tue, Mar 3, 2009 at 8:59 AM, Artem Bityutskiy <dedekind at> wrote:
>> > On Tue, 2009-03-03 at 08:48 +0100, Corentin Chary wrote:
>> >> Hi,
>> >> We first made that lib for us. And as it can be considered as "usable" (wich is
>> >> not the case for the rest of the project) we posted it there.
>> >> If you think it can be merged in mtd-utils, we'll take some time for
>> >> the coding style
>> >> and cleanups... I wanted to do that before, but didn't had a lot of
>> >> time to do so.
>> >> Which part of mtd-utils could use this lib ? maybe mkfs.ubifs ?
>> >
>> > Well, I personally do not see any reason not to merge this. I just
>> > suggest to work with mtd-utils from the very beginning. I know it looks
>> > very messy and crappy. But you may make it better while working with it.
>> > And that would be a great contribution as well. And this would be more
>> > collaborative, I think.
>> Indeed. I know there is a lot to do with mtd-utils, but my kernel hacking time
>> is full these days. I really should find a job where I could be paid for that !
> You mean your uffs project is not a paid full-time stuff?

It's a end study project, so not full-time, but still, taking a lot of =)

Corentin Chary

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