Steps for Root File System Type Configuration - 2020.2 English

PetaLinux Tools Documentation Reference Guide (UG1144)

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2020.2 English
  1. Change into the root directory of your PetaLinux project.
    $ cd <plnx-proj-root>
  2. Launch the top level system configuration menu.
    $ petalinux-config
  3. Select Image Packaging Configuration > Root File System Type.
  4. Select INITRAMFS/INITRD/JFFS2/NFS/EXT4 (SD/eMMC/SATA/USB) as per the requirement.
    Note: EXT4 boot functionality expects the root file system to be mounted on ext4 partition and all other boot images in FAT32 partition.
  5. Save Configuration settings.