How to check MTD partition content?

Wolfgang Grandegger wolfgang.grandegger at
Sun Aug 22 19:00:59 EST 2004

>-- Original Message --
>Date: Sat, 21 Aug 2004 21:01:02 +0800 (CST)
>From: Song Sam <samlinuxppc at>
>Subject: How to check MTD partition content?
>To: linuxppc-embedded <linuxppc-embedded at>
>I followed the command in DULG to check partition
>content but failed.Target console displayed no such
># xd /dev/mtd3 | head -4
>Could anyone show me a light?

You can use any program to dump the data on the device, e.g. "od".
Type "man od" for further information.


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