How to Install bmap-tools in Ubuntu 18.04

Install bmap-tools by entering the following commands in the terminal:

sudo apt update
sudo apt install bmap-tools


tool to flash image files to block devices using the block map

bmaptool is a generic tool for creating the block map (bmap) for a file, and copying files using the block map. The idea is that large file containing unused blocks, like raw system image files, can be copied or flashed a lot faster with bmaptool than with traditional tools like "dd" or "cp".


Version: 3.4-1

Section: universe/utils