HOWTO Create LiveUSB using "dd"
nio.wiklund at gmail.com
Sat Apr 6 14:08:06 UTC 2013
Hi Ali and everybody else,
dd is nick-named 'disk destroyer'. I made a simple script to reduce the
risk, when using this method. You are welcome to use it :-)
Nio alias sudodus
On 2013-04-06 14:11, Ali Linx (amjjawad) wrote:
> After long time for me using UNetbootin and Multiboot USB Creators, etc.
> I feel now so bad that I haven't used this method before. Could it be
> even easier than this?
> Seriously, simplicity is the ultimate sophistication :D
> I'm sorry if this is a very old tip or information but I guess at least,
> there is someone who doesn't know that, hence I'm sharing it.
> *HOWTO Create LiveUSB using "dd":**
> *sudo dd if=/path-to-the-iso-file/filename.iso of=/dev/sdX
> Where X is your USB Drive*
> End of Story
> Thank you!
> I had to use this method after all the other method failed to create a
> bootable USB for raring-alternate-i386.iso and this one has worked.
> Hope I'll be able to finish the installation which is in progress now ...
> *Best Regards,
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