Using bmap-tool with wic generated images

The FSL community repository now uses the wic tool to create images in the form of


To flash this file to a SD-card do the following:

  1. Install bmap-tools
$ apt-get install bmap-tools


2. Copy to sdcard

$ sudo bmaptool copy --nobmap core-image-x11-XXX.wic.gz /dev/mmcblk0p1

bmaptool: info: no bmap given, copy entire image to '/dev/mmcblk0p1'

bmaptool: info: synchronizing '/dev/mmcblk0p1'
bmaptool: info: copying time: 42.9s, copying speed 10.1 MiB/sec
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