changing mtd partitioning

Sean McNeil sean at
Fri Apr 11 03:27:49 CEST 2008

Hi Werner,

Werner Almesberger wrote:
> Sean McNeil wrote:
>> I'd like to change the mtd partitioning, but I'm a little confused. It 
>> would appear that the partition info is stored in the bad block table, 
>> right?
> There's truth in advertisement - the bad block table indeed only contains
> the bad blocks :-) The partition "table" is stored in the environment, in
> the variable mtdparts. (Yeah, ugly as it gets ...)
What does dynpart refer to then when it says is reads from BBT. And why 
doesn't dynpart obey what is written in the env?

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