you're not going to believe this.
wojtek at wojtek.tensor.gdynia.pl
Tue Jun 23 17:23:35 UTC 2009
> Not so. See http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Flash_file_system
> Most flash devices sold as harddisks have hardware that emulates a
> traditional harddisk, representing it as a (P/S)ATA block device. Unless
> you can bypass this, there is no need for a special filesystem.
yes this is exactly a problem. it emulates hard disk, which lowers
performance much. for example wear leveling and emulation small
blocks requires moving of data within flash, this lowers both performance
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