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    Formatting An Sd Card To 4096 Block Size

    Many thanks Delta. I get this message after entering that.... 512 bytes per physical sector newfs_msdos: 25573 clusters too few clusters for FAT32, need 65525 I'm using a 128gb card, which I presume has some effect on which sizes are entered?
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    Formatting An Sd Card To 4096 Block Size

    Still no further forwards with this, I can understand how to get Terminal to tell me the /dev/disk etc, 5 in my case. So thats diskutil unmount disk5s1 I understand the card needs to be unmounted. sudo newfs_msdos -F 32 -c 128 disk5s1 What do I need to change to achieve the 40976 bytes? is it...
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    Formatting An Sd Card To 4096 Block Size

    Thanks Delta, I'd seen that but didn't know if the HFS filesystem was the same as FAT32?
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    Formatting An Sd Card To 4096 Block Size

    Hi all. After making the switch to an Mac, I'm getting on very well with it. Until the Terminal has to be used, then I'm stuck. My problem is that I need to format an SD card to have a block size of 4096 bytes. This is because I'd like to install Rockbox on a DAP, namely the Xduoo X3. After...
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