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A solid state memory for emulating a disk drive comprising: translation means for translating a logical sector address to a main memory address; a main memory composed of non-volatile memory cells erasable in blocks; characterized in that a first pointer is used to point to an unwritten location in main memory, and a second pointer is used to point to the next unerased erasable block in sequence to the erasable block containing the said unwritten memory location; control means being provided to ensure that there is always at least one erasable block in the erased condition between the first and second pointers.

Title
Memory system
Application Number
PCTGB9600250
Publication Number
6069827
Application Date
March 24, 1998
Publication Date
May 30, 2000
Inventor
Alan Welsh Sinclair
Cottenham
GB
Agent
Pillsbury Madison & Sutro
Assignee
Memory Corporation
GB
IPC
G11C 16/04
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