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Re: Building a stand-alone FS on a very limited flash (newbie question)

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Subject: Re: Building a stand-alone FS on a very limited flash (newbie question)
From: Johannes Stezenbach <js@convergence.de>
Date: Tue, 17 Jun 2003 14:16:22 +0200
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Baruch Chaikin wrote:
> 
> Another question is the file system itself.  What is the recommendation 
> here - JFFS, CRAMFS, anything else?...

jffs if you need read/write, cramfs or squashfs for read-only.

stock cramfs has endianness problems (mkcramfs must run on same
endianness as kernel), but patches exist.

http://sourceforge.net/projects/squashfs/
http://sourceforge.net/projects/cramfs/

Johannes

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