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Subject: Re: [PATCH] Saving settings with JBS
From: Paul Suade (
Date: 2002-07-29

To have free clusters is not so painful. Just watch for clusters with a zero
entry in the fat, they are free clusters. What are really painful is the
long name creation for a file to create in FAT32, since it envolves a lot of

----- Original Message -----
From: "Fabian Merki" <>
To: <>
Sent: Monday, July 29, 2002 8:45 AM
Subject: Re: [PATCH] Saving settings with JBS

> i've just seen how easy it would be to write data to the disk
(ata_write_sectors). but how do i know which sector is free or which sector
a certain file has. my idea (until file writing is supported) is that i will
place an empty file (or a file with some kb zero-chars) on the disk and
write with the player into that file - would this be possible?
> fabian

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