MKCRAMFS(8) Debian GNU/Linux Manual MKCRAMFS(8)
mkcramfs - make a compressed ROM file system
mkcramfs [-h] [-b blksize] [-e edition] [-i file] [-n name] dirname
This manual page documents briefly the mkcramfs command. This manual
page was written for the Debian GNU/Linux distribution (but may be used
by others), because the original program does not have a manual page.
mkcramfs constructs a CramFs from the contents of dirname. The image
of the resulting file system is placed in outfile.
-h Give a brief help message.
-E Make all warnings errors (non-zero exit status).
Set the block size of the generated file system.
Set the edition number (part of fsid).
Insert a file image into the filesystem (requires Linux >=
Set the name of the CramFs filesystem.
-p Pad by 512 bytes for boot code.
-s Sort directory entries (old option, ignored).
-v Turn on verbose mode.
-z Make explicit holes (requires Linux >= 2.3.39).
mkcramfs is written by Linus Torvalds and Daniel Quinlan. Manual page
added by Herbert Xu.
KERNEL SOURCE 2001 February 22th MKCRAMFS(8)