Problems with initrd on linux-2.3.18

Brendan Simon bsimon at
Mon Sep 20 10:41:37 EST 1999

Scott Wood wrote:

> On a somewhat related sidenote, is there any work being done to access
> FLASH from within Linux, either as a file or a filesystem (or anything)?
> It would be *very* useful to read/store machine-specific configuration data
> IP address, etc) and/or update the kernel/initrd boot image remotely.
> I hear uC/Linux has a FLASHFS for certain Motorola ColdFire CPU boards.

I don't know the specifics but maybe "romfs" is what you are looking for ?
There are some docs in the linux documentation directory.

Brendan Simon.

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