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Old 02-14-2004, 11:53 AM   #1
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writeing a floppy image


How do I use dd to write a floppy image .img
 
Old 02-14-2004, 12:04 PM   #2
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#dd if=floppy.img od=/dev/fd0
will usually do the trick. Do this as root from the commandline or in a terminal window.
 
Old 02-14-2004, 12:13 PM   #3
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Quote:
Originally posted by RobertP
#dd if=floppy.img od=/dev/fd0
Shouldn't that be of= ?
#dd if=floppy.img of=/dev/fd0


I could be wrong.

I thought I was wrong once. But, of course, I was mistaken.

Last edited by itsjustme; 02-14-2004 at 12:24 PM.
 
Old 02-14-2004, 12:28 PM   #4
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me culpa
It should be "of=" . (the keys are so close together...)
 
  


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