[U-Boot-Users] Atmel DataFlash hooks.

Wolfgang Denk wd at denx.de
Tue Jan 30 02:06:33 CET 2007

In message <45BE95C6.8090809 at comcast.net> you wrote:
> There are at least two very good reasons why adding the "written" 
> constraint is not practical: First, as he has stated several times in 
> this thread, Mr. Denk believes that users regard NOR flash as just like 
> ram and therefore expect ram commands to work on it. This point of view 

I *never* said that. I said we consider it as  *memory*,  and  expect
*memory* commands to work on it. Note the difference.

I also expect memory commands to work on PCI windows, for example.

> certainly has merit, and while we may not all totally agree with it, it 
> is, and must be, Mr. Denk's u-boot. He is the final determining person 
> on what will be accepted.

No, it's not my U-Boot, it's *our* baby.

Best regards,

Wolfgang Denk

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