Using USB Flash drives instead of CF

John Hearns jhearns at
Fri Aug 8 05:24:01 CEST 2003

Jeff Noxon wrote:

>Has anyone tried using a USB Flash drive instead of CF?  I can build a
>usable 2.6.0-test2 kernel in well under 400kB with USB and SCSI support,
>and most of the rest as modules.  In theory it could just use /dev/sda
>as the root device, right?
The Oreilly book on Embedded Linux I mentioned yesterday has a good 
section on using USB flash drives.

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