Re: Formatting a 32G or 16G SD card?
- Date: Fri, 4 Jan 2019 20:05:48 +0100
- From: Pascal Hambourg <pascal@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Formatting a 32G or 16G SD card?
Le 04/01/2019 à 17:25, Jonathan Dowland a écrit :
On Fri, Jan 04, 2019 at 01:36:59PM +0000, Curt wrote:
But how about:
-I When using MO disks, where partitions aren't always required, modifies
mkfs.fat's default behavior, allowing it to write the filesystem across the
entire, unpartitioned device (called 'superfloppy' format under some
I disagree. It misleads the reader into believing that the option
applies only to magneto-optical disks, while it also applies to fixed
disks and, I guess, any other storage device type.
IMO, the default behaviour does not make sense and the -I option should
not even exist ; mkfs.fat should accept to create a filesystem on an
entire unpartitioned device of any type by default, just like other