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SubjectRe: [PATCH v4 1/2] mtd: spinand: micron: Generalize the function and structure names
On Mon, 28 Sep 2020 16:55:28 +0200
Miquel Raynal <> wrote:

> > IMHO, grouped means, ecc bytes are at continuous address, where as
> > interleaved means ecc bytes splitted into multiple addresses
> I don't like the name. Interleaved means that there are OOB bytes
> stored in the data section, which is not the case here.

Well, I would argue that the term interleaved alone doesn't say
anything about the things that are interleaved. But I guess
split/grouped would be fine too if you want to avoid re-using
interleaved here.

> The way OOB
> bytes are organized do not seem relevant to me, I think i prefer the
> "_4_/_8_" naming,even if it's not very explicit.

The ECC strength doesn't say anything about the scheme used for ECC
bytes placement, and you might end up with 2 different schemes
providing the same strength, or the same scheme used for 2 different

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