Re: have a mate-desktop CD
On Sat, Mar 10, 2018 at 07:45:51PM +0100, Thomas Schmitt wrote:
>> As I was on MS-Windows had to resort to using a variety of softwares
>> trying out rufus and other softwares. For some reason, other than
>> unetbootin none of the others worked.
>Did you run Rufus in its "DD" mode ?
> "DD is an exact clone of the image onto the USB.
> On the other hand what ISO mode does is partition and format the USB
> in a way that Windows can always understand (and using the whole
> capacity of the drive), and then copy each individual file and
> directory from the ISO image onto the newly created file system."
Nod, this is exactly why I recommend DD mode. On the few times I've
had to use it, it worked well.
Steve McIntyre, Cambridge, UK. firstname.lastname@example.org
"Managing a volunteer open source project is a lot like herding
kittens, except the kittens randomly appear and disappear because they
have day jobs." -- Matt Mackall