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authorEd Bartosh <ed.bartosh@linux.intel.com>2016-01-05 13:46:13 -0600
committerRichard Purdie <richard.purdie@linuxfoundation.org>2016-01-07 12:13:45 +0000
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Updated the --source wic command-line option for partition size details. (From yocto-docs rev: 3affc38b6a9716316257d1d627185a4d5e9befef) Signed-off-by: Scott Rifenbark <srifenbark@gmail.com> Signed-off-by: Richard Purdie <richard.purdie@linuxfoundation.org>
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option or the equivalent rootfs derived from the
<filename>-e</filename> command-line
option.
- Exactly what those contents and
- filesystem type end up being are dependent
- on the given plugin implementation.
+ Exactly what those contents and filesystem type end
+ up being are dependent on the given plugin
+ implementation.
+ </para>
+ <para>If you do not use the
+ <filename>--source</filename> option, the
+ <filename>wic</filename> command creates an empty
+ partition.
+ Consequently, you must use the
+ <filename>--size</filename> option to specify the
+ size of the empty partition.
</para></listitem>
<listitem><para><emphasis><filename>--ondisk</filename> or <filename>--ondrive</filename>:</emphasis>
Forces the partition to be created on a particular