Re: Mounting a in-ROM filesystem efficiently

From: Bradley D. LaRonde (
Date: Fri Dec 14 2001 - 12:12:39 EST

----- Original Message -----
From: "David Woodhouse" <>
To: "Bradley D. LaRonde" <>
Cc: "Thomas Capricelli" <>; <>
Sent: Friday, December 14, 2001 12:03 PM
Subject: Re: Mounting a in-ROM filesystem efficiently

> said:
> > 128 Mbit Intel StrataFlash.
> Oh - I thought those started returning status bits from all addresses when
> ever you were writing or erasing any part of them?

They do. On that system just the low-level flash write code was kept in
RAM, but the rest of the kernel was XIP from flash.


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