Making a bootable USB stick from a CD (not a Linux distro)

Doug dmcgarrett at optonline.net
Fri Feb 10 17:05:01 UTC 2017



On 02/10/2017 11:06 AM, Conny Enström wrote:
> Den 2017-02-10 kl. 13:16, skrev Adam Funk:
>> I have a bootable CD of the Spinrite software, & I'm trying to make a
>> bootable USB stick from it.  I tried the following:
>>
>> $ readom  dev=/dev/cdrom  f=spinrite.iso
>
> You may try this, never failed for me.
>
> https://etcher.io/
>
> Better than "unetbootin"
>
> Conny
>
>
I downloaded and unzipped the file, which produces 
Etcher-1.0.0-beta.18-linux-x64.AppImage. Now what? (Running PCLOS, a KDE 
system.)

--doug

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