dd use

Ray Parrish crp at cmc.net
Sun Dec 28 16:56:52 UTC 2008

Paul Kaplan wrote:
> I want to boot a windows computer from an Intrepid LiveCD in order to make a 
> disk image of a Windows installation.
> Would this be the correct dd syntax?
> dd if /dev/sda1 of /dev/sdb1/<filename>
> assuming win is installed on /dev/sda1 and I want to store the image on 
> /dev/sdb1?
> Paul
Here is an excellent tutorial on the use of dd, just in case you feel 
like reading more. 8-)


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