[Date Prev][Date Next] [Thread Prev][Thread Next] [Date Index] [Thread Index]

How to specify the binary.img size ?

David Hautbois wrote:

> I'm building a live usb key.

Hi :)

> How to restore the variable sized binary.img in a fix sized partition ?
> My partition should be 1Gb sized.
> I can't restore the binary.img (700Mb) in this partition.

(I'm confused about a few things here; why do you need it to be a fixed size?
Also, why do you need it to be 1G?)

The binary.img already contains partitioning information; you just need to
"dd" it directly onto the target rather than fitting it on an existing


Chris Lamb, UK                                       chris at chris-lamb.co.uk
                                                            GPG: 0x634F9A20
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: signature.asc
Type: application/pgp-signature
Size: 197 bytes
Desc: not available
Url : http://lists.alioth.debian.org/pipermail/debian-live-devel/attachments/20080729/dc165f76/attachment.pgp 

Reply to: