[maemo-users] Write access for MMC

From: Shivkumar Chandrasekaran shiv at ece.ucsb.edu
Date: Wed Oct 15 19:11:57 EEST 2008
On Tue, 2008-10-14 at 21:22 +0200, Damien Challet wrote:
> > Any idea how I can do that? 
> dosfsck, if available to you, or put the card in a card reader and use a 
> desktop to do it.
> > When I chose "Memory card -> mmc2 -> 
> > Format ..." from File Manager it tells me that the memory card is in
> > use. I tried booting up without the memory card and then inserted it
> > later to no effect.
> disable swap, and then format the card.

I could not disable swap --- by which I assume you mean that I should
turn off virtual memory in the "Control Panel"?

But, I was able to follow all the other advice. I had a little device
that let me make my MMC look like a regular card that I could insert
into my laptop and then run mkdosfs and it seems to have fixed the

Thanks to everyone for advice especially Damien Challet and James Knott!


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