svn commit: r184251 - in head/sys: conf dev/cfi sys

Stanislav Sedov stas at
Mon Oct 27 12:56:46 UTC 2008

On Sat, 25 Oct 2008 06:18:12 +0000 (UTC)
Marcel Moolenaar <marcel at> mentioned:

> Author: marcel
> Date: Sat Oct 25 06:18:12 2008
> New Revision: 184251
> URL:
> Log:
>   Add a driver for flash memory that implements to the Common Flash
>   Memory Interface (CFI). The flash memory can be read and written
>   to through /dev/cfi# and an ioctl() exists so processes can read
>   the query information.
>   The driver supports the AMD and Intel command set, though only
>   the AMD command has been tested.
>   Obtained from:	Juniper Networks, Inc.

Do you plan to introduce some infrastructure so other flash-like
drivers could be attached (e.g. non-CFI compliant, SPI flashes, etc)?
I've started working on such thing and don't want to do the duplicate
works, so if you have something in mind it's time to share:-)

And thanks for this great work!

Stanislav Sedov
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: not available
Type: application/pgp-signature
Size: 195 bytes
Desc: not available
Url :

More information about the svn-src-head mailing list