[yocto] dd image to sdcard ?

Maciej Borzęcki maciej.borzecki at rndity.com
Sun Jun 18 12:37:53 PDT 2017

On Sun, Jun 18, 2017 at 9:17 PM, Burton, Ross <ross.burton at intel.com> wrote:
> On 18 June 2017 at 12:48, Riko Ho <antonius.riko at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Which one of these files can be downloaded by "dd" directly to SDcard ? or
>> how to write it to sdcard ?
> The beaglebone BSP doesn't write a SD card image (although it probably
> should now that wic exists).  Google has various pages explaining how a
> beaglebone needs a SD card to be formatted,
> https://github.com/linneman/planck/wiki/How-to-create-a-Boot-SD-Card-for-the-BeagleBone-black
> was near the top of my search.

If you're using 'beaglebone' machine defined in meta-yocto-bsp, then
there is a corresponding wks file
which should produce a bootable SD card image. Both `wic` and
`wic.bmap` are added to IMAGE_FSTYPES automatically.

Maciej Borzecki

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