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A report from pgCon 2013
Little things that matter in language design
At least it mention that the behavior may depend on the type of technology (NAND/NOR/...) that is used on the HW-level.
So the behavior of expected return may also be open to implementation for SSDs... (I have not read the spec there though)
Posted Dec 12, 2012 21:05 UTC (Wed) by arnd (subscriber, #8866)
Note that sending the erase command to the SD card can also help performance as it might avoid expensive garbage collection, aside from being faster than writes.
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