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Date:      Sun, 14 Sep 2014 16:40:36 +0300
From:      atar <atar.yosef@gmail.com>
To:        Derek Ragona <derek@computinginnovations.com>
Cc:        "freebsd-questions@freebsd.org" <freebsd-questions@freebsd.org>
Subject:   Re: Using the ISO releases on USB sticks.
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Hi!

Just wanted to know please why does the command 'dd if=3DFreeBSD-i386-disc1.=
iso of=3DmyUSB-stick' doesn't make the USB stick bootable like it would does=
 for CDROMs or DVDs? What's the difference between CDROM and an USB?

Regards,

Atar.

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> I know about the 'memstick.img' version but I want just the ISO versions b=
ecause they have more softwares installed on them right from the package and=
 I want to use them just from my USB stick.
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>> There are memory stick versions which will dd just fine.
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>> -Derek
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>> At 10:58 AM 9/10/2014, atar wrote:
>>> Hi!
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>>> Just wanted to know please if there's an option to use the ISO versions o=
f FreeBSD from a USB stick since when I tried to copy the ISO file into my U=
SB stick with the dd command it didn't work.
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>>> Regards,
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>>> Atar.
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