NAND user space program

Richard Weinberger richard.weinberger at
Tue Jun 11 06:21:41 PDT 2019

On Tue, Jun 11, 2019 at 12:20 PM JH <jupiter.hce at> wrote:
> Hi,
> In NOR flash, access flash in user space is integrated to the Linux
> system read / write, is it the same story for NAND flash? I installed
> mtd-utils, but not sure if I can still use Linux system read / write
> to access NAND flash or not.

Well, Linux exposes both NOR and NAND flashes as MTD.
So there shouldn't be much difference.
But make sure you can deal with specialties of NAND, such as
bad blocks.


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