[OpenWrt-Devel] OpenWRT mtd tooling vs mtd-utils
zajec5 at gmail.com
Fri Jul 13 05:54:14 EDT 2018
On Fri, 18 May 2018 at 13:16, David Oberhollenzer <goliath at sigma-star.at> wrote:
> Thanks for the clarification!
> Just out of curiosity, is there a specific reason why OpenWRT uses its
> own formatting utility here instead of using the tools from mtd-utils?
It's probably because it includes some features that upstream
developers/maintaners would probably find too hacky.
In OpenWrt's mtd there is support for some magic deadc0de marker,
appending JFFS2 data, handling vendor specific formats like TRX and
openwrt-devel mailing list
openwrt-devel at lists.openwrt.org
More information about the openwrt-devel