[PATCH] mkfs.ubifs: use libubi to format UBI volume
dedekind at infradead.org
Tue Jun 2 05:26:16 EDT 2009
On Wed, 2009-05-27 at 15:19 +0200, Corentin Chary wrote:
> On Wed, May 27, 2009 at 2:21 PM, Artem Bityutskiy
> <dedekind at infradead.org> wrote:
> > On Tue, 2009-05-26 at 15:08 +0200, Corentin Chary wrote:
> >> libubi is now used to format directly UBI volume.
> >> Typing mkfs.ubifs /dev/ubi0_0 is now possible.
> >> dtypes should be ok as they are taken from UBIFS code.
> >> Signed-off-by: Corentin Chary <corentincj at iksaif.net>
> >> ---
> >> Makefile | 2 +-
> >> mkfs.ubifs/Makefile | 5 +-
> >> mkfs.ubifs/lpt.c | 10 ++--
> >> mkfs.ubifs/mkfs.ubifs.c | 179 +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++---------
> >> mkfs.ubifs/mkfs.ubifs.h | 4 +-
> >> mkfs.ubifs/ubifs.h | 6 ++
> >> 6 files changed, 163 insertions(+), 43 deletions(-)
> > Works fine. Good job, thanks!
> > It would be 200% cool if you also provided a patch for
> > mtd-www and just added a note that the UBIFS image may
> > be written directly to the UBI volum, not jut to a file.
> > I mean here:
> > http://www.linux-mtd.infradead.org/faq/ubifs.html#L_mkfubifs
> > :-)
> > Pushed your patch, thanks!
> Ok, I'll do that ASAP, but I believe I won't find the time before next week.
I just updated the web site and added a note that mkfs.ubifs can write
straight to UBI volumes.
Artem Bityutskiy (Битюцкий Артём)
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