How to remove JFFS2 'Making dirty' display on RPXlite DW?

David Ho DavidHo at
Thu Aug 5 23:31:59 EST 2004

> When creating a JFFS2 filesytem with DENX SELF ramdisk
> as follows,the target displayed some wired
> message,what would be problem be?
> =====================================================
> After unpacking SELF,I use the following command to
> create a jffs2 filesystem:
> eraseall /dev/mtd3
> mkfs.jffs2 -r /tmp/tmp -e 0x10000 -o image.jffs2 -b
> dd if=image.jffs2 of=/dev/mtd3 bs=256k
> mount -t jffs2 /dev/mtdblock3 /mnt
> ====================================================

What is the block size you specified when you do a mkfs.jffs2?

It has to match with your flash erase block size.  Care should be taken if
you have paralle banks.

I'm not sure this is your problem but it is a problem I ran into.


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