expected write speed on microSD

Fabian Henze CC.Fan at gmx.de
Fri Sep 19 16:56:29 CEST 2008

On 19.09.2008 at 13:20:01, Nicolas Chauvat wrote:
> I have no problem when doing an scp of a new rootfs image to, say,
> /var/volatile/log which is a tmpfs, but untarring the system image to
> /dev/mmcblk0p2 or scp-ing the image directly to the same place is
> extremely slow. It gets as slow as 5 K per second. Writing ~50M takes
> hours.

You mean scping from your desktop pc to the freerunner? This would be slow 
because of USB 1.1, but it should still be faster than 5 k.
Are you still using the 2007.2 release, which comes with the stock freerunner? 
If yes try to upgrade to FSO or Om 2008.8 (is Om 2008.9 already out?) and test 

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