singularity-overlay-create - Man Page

Create EXT3 writable overlay image

Synopsis

singularity overlay create  image

Description

The overlay create command allows to create EXT3 writable overlay image either
 as a single EXT3 image or by adding it automatically to an existing SIF image.

Options

--create-dir=[] directory to create as part of the overlay layout

-h, --help[=false] help for create

-s, --size=64 size of the EXT3 writable overlay in MiB

Example

  To create and add a writable overlay to an existing SIF image:
  $ singularity overlay create --size 1024 /tmp/image.sif

  To create a single EXT3 writable overlay image:
  $ singularity overlay create --size 1024 /tmp/my_overlay.img

See Also

singularity-overlay(1)

History

15-Jun-2021 Auto generated by spf13/cobra

Referenced By

singularity-overlay(1).

Jun 2021 Auto generated by spf13/cobra