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authorMounir IDRASSI <>2021-09-21 01:36:47 +0200
committerMounir IDRASSI <>2021-09-21 01:41:25 +0200
commit5e547b127f25b0d4f526fdb4126b95c4ba03c4b2 (patch)
treed44d9d200f8c8040bab0a6424e78b68596bc935b /src/Main/UserInterface.cpp
parent635213c8264c34e65b6711694e0b2cfd7fa6a078 (diff)
Linux/macOS: Add CLI switch (--size=max) and UI option to give a file container all available free space.
This commit also makes --size switch accept KiB/MiB/GiB/TiB prefixes and adds TiB choice in UI.
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1 files changed, 2 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/src/Main/UserInterface.cpp b/src/Main/UserInterface.cpp
index b4bfe836..d0e2f9a1 100644
--- a/src/Main/UserInterface.cpp
+++ b/src/Main/UserInterface.cpp
@@ -1270,10 +1270,11 @@ namespace VeraCrypt
" Use specified slot number when mounting, dismounting, or listing a volume.\n"
- "--size=SIZE[K|M|G|T]\n"
+ "--size=SIZE[K|KiB|M|MiB|G|GiB|T|TiB] or --size=max\n"
" Use specified size when creating a new volume. If no suffix is indicated,\n"
" then SIZE is interpreted in bytes. Suffixes K, M, G or T can be used to\n"
" indicate a value in KiB, MiB, GiB or TiB respectively.\n"
+ " If max is specified, the new volume will use all available free disk space.\n"
"-t, --text\n"
" Use text user interface. Graphical user interface is used by default if\n"