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 From:  A dot L dot M dot Buxey at lboro dot ac dot uk
 To:  sai <list at ebs dot net dot pk>
 Cc:  Chris Bagnall <m0n0wall at minotaur dot cc>, m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] booting off a CF card
 Date:  Sat, 27 Nov 2004 10:18:07 +0000
Hi,

> yes, but the REAL question is why is this USB boot taking so long? USB 
> being 10Mb per second should be able to deliver m0n0 in less than 10 
> seconds.

no. 10Mb/s is USBs' data xfer rate. solid state memory has its own limits
and the card you are using probably has much lower access/read/write times
- most likely to be about 250k/s

alan