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Re: Wheezy release: CDs are not big enough any more...

Peter Samuelson, le Tue 15 May 2012 12:40:55 -0500, a écrit :
> > (http://www.debian.org/releases/stable/amd64/ch04s03.html.en)
> While it is refreshing to see "cat debian.iso > /dev/sdX" instead of
> the usual dd nonsense (it seems there's an extremely widespread myth
> that you need to use dd any time you're reading or writing block
> devices),

Except that cat is often aliased with the -v option, not a good idea :)
Also, the sudo issue alone made us switch to dd instead, see the svn
version of the manual.

> I think "cp" is even more straightforward.

Does cp accept that way since a long time?


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