[U-Boot] SPI flash writing

Mike Frysinger vapier at gentoo.org
Thu Mar 15 01:51:07 CET 2012

On Wednesday 14 March 2012 20:02:27 Tom Rini wrote:
> On Tue, Mar 13, 2012 at 10:31:02PM +0100, Falauto, Gerlando wrote:
> > Can't the same command also be used for burning something *other than*
> > u-boot (e.g. a kernel, config section, or something like that)? So the
> > size of the flash *does matter*, doesn't it?
> How about using mtdparts which I think will tell you when you're going
> to write something larger than the defined partition?  If it doesn't,
> that would be a handy thing to add (and be a general feature too).

i was about to suggest this :).  unfortunately, in order to make that work, i 
think the spi flash code needs to be migrated to the mtd layers ?
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