[maemo-users] [maemo-users] mkfs.vfat and mkfs.msdos are broken on maemo 2.0, be careful!

From: Kimmo Hämäläinen kimmo.hamalainen at nokia.com
Date: Mon Jun 26 18:06:17 EEST 2006
On Sat, 2006-06-24 at 16:52, ext Gustavo Sverzut Barbieri wrote:
> Hello,
> During my flight to GUADEC I discovered that utilitiy mkfs.vfat, used
> by File Manager/Memory Card/Format, doesn't work, it breaks with
> "Illegal Instruction". I had to use a nokia phone to format my
> corrupted MMC :-(

It's in the beta and will be fixed in the final release. May be you can
get a more recent FIASCO from one of our guys in GUADEC :)

BR, KImmo

> PS: my MMC got corrupted while using SWAP on MMC and I ran a
> heavy-reader application on the same MMC (I was starting solarwolf,
> the python game).

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