Difference between 1.3.2 and the 2.* series for embedded devices



  • Hello,

    I've read that you should use the 1.3.2 embedded firmware for CF disks on embedded devices.
    I am using now the NanoBSD 2 gig latest firmware and it works fine.
    Is the NanoBSD or the 2.* series also good for embedded devices (regarding to disk writes on the compact flash, have the 2.* been optmized for doing as less as possible disk writes to preserve the CF disk, something flashrd is doing - mounting everything read only and only for some small commands or applying configuration you will have to turn the disk into read+write and then restore it back after the change to read only.)

    Regards,

    Michiel


  • Rebel Alliance Developer Netgate

    They behave the same in that regard. The NanoBSD variations of 1.2.3 and 2.0 are meant to run on CF.



  • Thanks, that makes me more relaxed about the CF issues and writes ;)


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