dracut-catimages man page

dracut-catimages ā€” creates initial ramdisk image by concatenating images

Synopsis

dracut-catimages [OPTION...] <initramfs base image> [<image>...]

Description

dracut-catimages creates an initial ramdisk image by concatenating several images from the command line and /boot/dracut/*.img

Options

-f, --force

overwrite existing initramfs file.

-i, --imagedir

Directory with additional images to add (default: /boot/dracut/)

-o, --overlaydir

Overlay directory, which contains additional files that will be used to create an additional image

--nooverlay

Do not use the overlay directory

--noimagedir

Do not use the additional image directory

-h, --help

display help text and exit.

--debug

output debug information of the build process

-v, --verbose

verbose output during the build process

Files

/boot/dracut/*.img

images to work with

Authors

Harald Hoyer

Availability

The dracut-catimages command is part of the dracut package and is available from https://dracut.wiki.kernel.org

See Also

dracut(8)

Info

05/15/2017 dracut