saving a dos file

Gene Heskett gene.heskett at
Sun Nov 12 23:12:40 UTC 2006

On Sunday 12 November 2006 16:23, Harold Hartley wrote:
>I am wondering if there is a way to save a dos file from a linux
>computer to a floppy so that a dos computer can still read the floppy.
>The file was sent to me via email and I need to use the dos file on the
>dos computer.
>The dos computer is not on any type of network or connected to any
>computer at all..

use dd for that.

dd if=input_file of=/dev/fd0 should work.

Cheers, Gene

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