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Re: apex-1.4.5

On Sun, Aug 20, 2006 at 08:17:55PM +0200, Martin Michlmayr wrote:
> * Marc Singer <elf@buici.com> [2006-08-20 11:13]:
> > It looks like flashcp only writes to the partition.  I'm not really
> > sure what the value add of flashcp is.  It looks like a simple
> > open/read/write sort of application.  Seems like dd would do the same
> > thing except that this has a progress report option.
> Unlike dd, flashcp also erases the partition which might be helpful if
> the new file is smaller than the old one.

The mtdblock driver always erases .  The mtd (character) driver

> -- 
> Martin Michlmayr
> http://www.cyrius.com/

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