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Re: Snapshots in tmpfs

On Fri, Feb 24, 2012 at 08:24:59AM +0000, David Laight wrote:
 > > Oh, my mistake, since there was concern about filesystem type I
 > > thought you were talking about raw flash, but apparently CompactFlash
 > > is not raw flash, same as USB sticks aren't.
 > OTOH I've seen a CF card with completely trashed contents.
 > Data in all the wrong sectors.
 > I suspect it had power removed in the middle of someinternal action.

That's... all too probable, I'm afraid, given the likely market
constraints on the firmware for those things.

no recourse, though.

David A. Holland

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