Fat32 Defrag?

Michel D'HOOGE list.dhooge at gmail.com
Fri Jun 29 17:10:28 BST 2007


On Thursday 28 June 2007 23:36:28 Nils Kassube wrote:
> it shouldn't be a problem for flash drives anyway because the
> access time for all addresses of the flash memory should be equal.

This is a bit OT, but I recently read a thread (somewhere) about setting the 
FS on a flash drive to sync on write. For a flash memory, this is the worst 
thing you can do since the number of write operations is limited. I guess a 
defrag would have the same kind of result...
-- 
Michel
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