[PATCH] mtd: cfi: Wait for Block Erase operation to finish

Artem Bityutskiy dedekind1 at gmail.com
Fri Mar 9 05:39:14 EST 2012

On Wed, 2012-02-29 at 22:26 +0000, Paul Parsons wrote:
> --- On Wed, 29/2/12, Artem Bityutskiy <dedekind1 at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Did you try to validate your setup
> > with mtd tests?
> No I did not.
> I've just quickly tried the readtest on all mtd partitions and they seemed
> to pass. A torturetest on a small unused partition reported "retried 3
> times, still errors, give-up", but a stresstest on the same partition passed.
> Was there a specific test and set of options I should try?
> The hx4700 has NOR flash (Intel StrataFlash) so it looks like at least 4
> of the tests - pagetest, oobtest, subpagetest, nandecctest - are not
> appropriate.

In the past all tests either worked on nor or refused to load. I thought
stresstest should work as well. I do not have any specific test in mind,
threw out standard suggestion I give to people :-)

Best Regards,
Artem Bityutskiy

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