David Jones
Fri Apr 2 14:41:07 CEST 2004

Hi Stanley

I'm on my way to work.  But, I'll try to put something
together tonight.  I have a new CF card that I need to
set up.  So, I'll document things as I do it.  This
would be something good to add to the project web
site.  Right now I'd probably tell you something


--- Stanley Kardach <> wrote:
> Can anyone help me get my 256MB cf card formated
> without buying cf 
> reader?? Fare said it is possible but i have no idea
> about 
> crosscompiling kernel and making ramdisks, so is
> there a HOWTO for moron 
> like me? ^_^
> This is what i have done till today:
> I have tried to use fdisk, but i also needed mke2fs
> to format 
> partitions. I tryied to use one from debian-zaurus
> package from fae's 
> ftp...but whetn i try to run it i get such a
> message: "/bin/sh: 
> (location of mke2fs)/mke2fs: file not found" I tried
> to copy mke2fs to 
> /bin or /sbin but it didn't work. Suprisingly the
> dpkg-deb that i copied 
> from Dave's ramdisk (now i use fare's test7 pack) to
> CF works... any ideas??
> Stanley Kardach
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