How to mount jffs2 Nand partition when booting from SD?

Joachim Ott jo.omsl at
Sun Aug 23 03:44:37 CEST 2009

2009/8/23 cayeya <cayeya at>:
> Hi, I have a problem, my om2009 flashed into Nand partition is now with some
> files version conflict (for using copy/paste of differents version of files
> into user/lib - my mistake >-() that makes the distro start with out the
> graphical part. Due to the lack of keyboard and for some reasons that I
> can't figure it out I can't ssh the Freerunner to my PC, so the only
> solution that I came up with is to start the om2009 from the SD (wich is
> done already) and then mount the jffs2 Nand partition (I think is
> dev/mtdblock6) and remove the files.
> But I can't achive the mounting (mount /dev/mtdblock6 /mnt/om2009hdd). Maybe
> I'm doing something wrong. Please can anyone help me?

Does the directory /mnt/om2009hdd exist? Maybe you need to specifay
the type too.

mkdir -p /mnt/om2009hdd
mount -t jffs2 /dev/mtdblock6 /mnt/om2009hdd

Do you get an error message? Can you see some related messages in
"dmesg" putput?

More information about the support mailing list