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Re: Formatting a 32G or 16G SD card?




On Fri, Jan 04, 2019 at 08:05:48PM +0100, Pascal Hambourg wrote:
> 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
> >>    other OSes).
> >
> >Much better.
> 
> 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.

Actually most of my USB sticks have no partition table, just one
filesystem on them. Scares the hell out of MACs and Windows boxes :-)

Cheers
-- tomás

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