Subject: Re: MTD devices in NetBSD
To: None <>
From: Peter Seebach <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 03/22/2006 12:39:28
In message <>, Eduardo Horvath
>The erasure issue is only visible if you allow sub-block writes.  Is that 
>something you're relly thinking about doing?  Is there any reason why you 
>would want to leave a block erased without immediately writing useful data 
>to it?

We are virtually guaranteed to have to allow writes smaller than a flash
device "block".