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authorGravatar guillaume william brs <guillaume.bressaix@gmail.com>2016-08-21 17:00:06 +0200
committerGravatar Thomas Petazzoni <thomas.petazzoni@free-electrons.com>2016-08-22 16:47:26 +0200
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board/beaglebone: add details on how to use the resulting sdcard.img
Signed-off-by: Guillaume W. Bres <guillaume.bressaix@gmail.com> [Thomas: rework commit log.] Signed-off-by: Thomas Petazzoni <thomas.petazzoni@free-electrons.com>
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@@ -32,3 +32,13 @@ After building, you should get a tree like this:
├── u-boot.img
├── uEnv.txt
└── zImage
+
+How to write the microSD card
+=============================
+
+Once the build process is finished you will have an image called "sdcard.img"
+in the output/images/ directory.
+
+Copy the bootable "sdcard.img" onto an SD card with "dd":
+
+ $ sudo dd if=output/images/sdcard.img of=/dev/sdX