[yocto] How do you remove an IMAGEFS?

Patrick Ohly patrick.ohly at intel.com
Tue Jun 27 12:28:57 PDT 2017

On Tue, 2017-06-27 at 12:08 -0700, Paul D. DeRocco wrote:
> However, when I explicitly added "hddimg", I found that Syslinux was
> still configured for live image, with "boot" and "install" menu
> options. I found some code in image.bbclass that looks like it forces
> "image-live" if either "iso" or "hddimg" is included. I can of course
> hide that by setting various Syslinux options, but how do I get a
> plain hddimg that just boots up and runs, without any support for an
> "install" option in the kernel? Is that normally done with "wic" and a
> minimal .wks script?

I don't know that much about how boot loader menus get generated (we
don't use a boot loader in refkit). But yes, wic is the mechanism of
choice for creating images these days.

Best Regards, Patrick Ohly

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