dwmw2 at infradead.org
Mon Dec 3 10:55:01 EST 2001
asanochkin at Lnxw.COM said:
> 1) To be consistent with cfi_cmdset_002.c which always initializes
> 2) We have also modified JFFS1 code so as it now works for flash
> partitions with non-uniform sectors, and our code is based on
> the assumption that eraseregions are always initialized.
If possible, I would prefer to keep the individual listing of erase regions
optional for the common case where it's not necessary - how difficult would
it be to make the JFFS1 code deal with that?
> We have also added a possibility for run-time partitioning of an MTD
> device, and use this usage_counter to prevent deleting of a partition
> while it is being used by some process.
In that context, I agree that it makes sense. Have you seen Jörn Engel's
rewrite of the partitioning code, which I was intending to look at merging
in 2.5? It would be useful to make that does what you require before we
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