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Re: Put the USB images back for the final Squeeze release?

On 04/06/2010 04:47 PM, Daniel Burrows wrote:
So, I read some offhand notes on the Web about the ISOs being "hybrid"
files, e.g.: http://bugs.debian.org/558688

for technical information about how iso-hybrid works, see

I haven't been able to figure out how to use them, though; the only
obvious thing to try given the above URL, dd, didn't produce a bootable

note that the image needs to be written to the device itself, not to a partition, so e.g. 'dd if=foo.iso of=/dev/sda' (if sda is your usb stick).

Maybe I'm supposed to use syslinux to make it bootable; haven't
had time to try this yet.

no, the images are fully prepared already.

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