Linksys NSLU2 attempt
M. Warner Losh
imp at bsdimp.com
Wed May 28 15:16:32 UTC 2008
In message: <483D756B.50403 at incunabulum.net>
Bruce M Simpson <bms at incunabulum.net> writes:
: M. Warner Losh wrote:
: > : Can you point at this stuff? I had a look in freebsd-imp and arm but
: > : didn't see anything that jumped out at me.
: > Right, they are in the p4 tree on my laptop right now...
: Care to share? :-)
Sure... lemme generate some diffs...
: > : It would be very cool to get stuff up on this NSLU2 because then I can
: > : start to think about things like MTD, flash, etc.
: > MTD and flash are the same thing. And we have a driver for them in
: > the tree now, but I've not tried to write a bridge drive for the
: > xscale.
: I see there are already some drivers for low level access to the whole
: flash device.
: The distinction: I was referring to the Linux model for flash
: partitioning; I'm thinking GEOM is the way to go here. It would be good
: to have MTD support so FreeBSD can be dropped on top of existing devices
: which have supported Linux.
More information about the freebsd-embedded