Re: Sony Memory stick format funnies...

From: H. Peter Anvin (
Date: Sat Apr 28 2001 - 21:18:30 EST

Michael Rothwell wrote:
> From: "H. Peter Anvin" <>
> > "dcim" probably stands for "digital camera images". At least Canon
> > digital cameras always put their data in a directory named dcim.
> Makes sense. FAT's root directory is limited in the number of entries it can
> contain, to something like 32. Cameras can easily produce more than that
> number of images.

Usually 224.


<> at work, <> in private!
"Unix gives you enough rope to shoot yourself in the foot."
To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to
More majordomo info at
Please read the FAQ at

This archive was generated by hypermail 2b29 : Mon Apr 30 2001 - 21:00:21 EST