how to shrink Raspberry image

See the following youtube video :-

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E3oSdq4lyA0

you will need following software:-

 

Linux Mint: https://www.linuxmint.com/download.php

Virtual Clone Drive: http://download.cnet.com/Virtual-Clon…

Pishrink Script: https://github.com/Drewsif/PiShrink

Virtual Machine: https://www.virtualbox.org/

 

Share the folder in virtual box, run the VM.

First time open the shared folder, it may say ‘you do not have permission’. Do following in this case.

 

Run sudo adduser <usrname> vboxsf

restart the VM. Now it should work.

open the shared folder say ‘pi’. Right click and open terminal. then execute the pishrink.sh script

 

Alternate methods (mounting sdcard as disk in vbox/linux mint)

Refer to following link:-

https://softwarebakery.com//shrinking-images-on-linux

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