[PATCH] olpc.fth - grow the root filesystem partition on boot
quozl at laptop.org
Wed Mar 14 20:29:35 EDT 2012
On Wed, Mar 14, 2012 at 08:20:45PM -0400, John Watlington wrote:
> On Mar 14, 2012, at 7:29 PM, James Cameron wrote:
> > fs-verify is used after fs-update in factory to ensure that the
> > fs-update was successful.
> But the factory can use the correct size image (within a few tens
> of MB) in the first place, resulting in no change by the resize
The patch does change the size of the partition in this case, and
providing one image to rule them all would simplify manufacturing ... in
that it would remove a possible source of error.
> > We might instead place it in the olpc.fth path for insecure boot, and in
> > the fs-update path for secure install.
> > Or we might add it to the tail of fs-update, and add an
> > fs-update-no-resize for the factory to use, with an fs-resize for them
> > to use after fs-verify.
> This sounds like the right compromise...
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