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Creates msdos partitions.

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Dec 18, 2016
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NAME

cdist-type__install_partition_msdos - creates msdos partitions

DESCRIPTION

This cdist type allows you to create msdos paritions.

REQUIRED PARAMETERS

type the partition type used in fdisk (such as 82 or 83) or "extended"

OPTIONAL PARAMETERS

partition defaults to object_id bootable mark partition as bootable, true or false, defaults to false size the size of the partition (such as 32M or 15G, whole numbers only), '+' for remain‐ ing space, or 'n%' for percentage of remaining (these should only be used after all specific partition sizes are specified). Defaults to +.

EXAMPLES

# 128MB, linux, bootable __install_partition_msdos /dev/sda1 --type 83 --size 128M --bootable true # 512MB, swap __install_partition_msdos /dev/sda2 --type 82 --size 512M # 100GB, extended __install_partition_msdos /dev/sda3 --type extended --size 100G # 10GB, linux __install_partition_msdos /dev/sda5 --type 83 --size 10G # 50% of the free space of the extended partition, linux __install_partition_msdos /dev/sda6 --type 83 --size 50% # rest of the extended partition, linux __install_partition_msdos /dev/sda7 --type 83 --size +

AUTHORS

Steven Armstrong <steven-cdist--@--armstrong.cc>

COPYING

Copyright (C) 2011 Steven Armstrong. You can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.
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