[maemo-users] MMC reported as read only

From: Kevin T. Neely ktneely at astroturfgarden.com
Date: Mon Jan 7 19:14:28 EET 2008
On Mon, Jan 07, 2008 at 06:00:15PM +0200, Eero Tamminen wrote:
> Hi,
> ext Kevin T. Neely wrote:
> >While downloading a file to the MMC card, the device stopped and restated 
> >itself.  Now, writes to the card are rported as an I/O error, and that it 
> >is a read only filesystem.
> >
> >ideas on how to get it back to r/w?  Interestingly, control panel still 
> >reports swap as active and the tablet has not complained about that yet.
> Does "cat /proc/swaps" in terminal show swap being still in use?

Yes.  it showed active and 0 usage.  Then, I started a couple applications and it showed a portion of the swap as in use.

> Does the card work in other devices?

I don't have anything handy to test the card in at the moment.  :(

There is nothing that significant on this card.  Is it possible to reformat or re-initialize it using the device?

> In worst case it could be:
> 	https://bugs.maemo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1204
> I'm not sure whether HE kernel is updated for this.

I thought I read that it had been updated, but am new to the HE (and the MMC card is new) the version is 4.2007.46-3

thank you

In Vino Veritas

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