Files with jffs2 extension are related to disk image format based on Journalling Flash File System 2 developed by Red Hat. Used on Linux.

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JFFS2 file extension - Journalling Flash File System 2 disk image

What is jffs2 file? How to open jffs2 files?

File type specification:

Disk image (ISO) binary file type icon Disk image (ISO) binary file type

The jffs2 file extension is mainly associated with the disk images that are using Journalling Flash File System 2.

Journalling Flash File System 2 is log-structured file system.

Journalling Flash File System 2 is used for devices, which use Linux operating system installed in flash memory (for example smart mobile phones with Google Android).

JFFS2 is the successor to Journalling Flash File System, that was developed by Axis Communications JFFS2 was developed by Red Hat. JFFS2 is used in Linux from kernel 2.4.10.

The default software associated to jffs2 file type:

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Linux is family of Unix-based operating systems. Linux kernel supports variety of devices such as desktop computers, smart phones, tablet computers, routers, video game consoles etc. Linux is also leading operating system for servers. Linux is available for free in many distributions on the Internet.

Popular distributions for desktops are Ubuntu, Fedora, openSUSE, Debian. For servers are variants of Red Hat, Xandros, Slackware, Debian, SUSE etc.

Operating system for smart phones called Android is also based on Linux. Nokia developed Linux based operating systems for smart phones called MeeGo and Maemo.

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Help how to open JFFS2 files:

Use Linux to work with *.jffs2 disk images.

How to convert file with extension JFFS2:

As far as we know, this .jffs2 file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

List of software applications associated to the .jffs2 file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, Mac OS X etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file
: like open jffs2 file, edit jffs2 file, convert jffs2 file, view jffs2 file, play jffs2 file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting of the jffs2 files.

  • Open jffs2 file
  • Create jffs2 file
  • Import jffs2 file

Software that open jffs2 file - Journalling Flash File System 2 disk image

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