12-05-2000 10:10 AM
Gernerally, though, I agree with the response above. For most system utilities block size defaults to 512 bytes.
12-05-2000 11:49 PM
'blocks', as reported by utilities like tar, cpio, dd ... default to 512 bytes, but their size can be adjusted for some programs.
12-06-2000 01:57 AM
1. Boot image
2. Data image
The boot image is witten in 2KB blocks and the data image is written in 10KB blocks (default blocksize for pax).