how are multiple partitions handled

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zmemw16
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how are multiple partitions handled

Post by zmemw16 » Fri Feb 02, 2018 7:41 pm

if i insert a sd card that has multiple partitions how are they handled ?

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Re: how are multiple partitions handled

Post by stevestrong » Fri Feb 02, 2018 9:28 pm

It's a good question for Bill: https://github.com/greiman/SdFat

zmemw16
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Re: how are multiple partitions handled

Post by zmemw16 » Fri Feb 02, 2018 10:17 pm

oh i do delight in asking illuminating questions :lol:

i don't really care in the answers, i used to ask questions in a discussion group with the intention of destroying
a platform.

i've grown a bit, ok maybe not quite enough to not enjoy the answer
srp

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Re: how are multiple partitions handled

Post by arpruss » Sat Feb 03, 2018 12:04 am

My guess is that that's all up to the operating system, and as far as the card cares, it's just one big bunch of sectors.

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