Re: Excellent bootable usb - How to Duplicate?
On Fri, 08 Oct 2010 09:31:53 -0400, Thomas H. George wrote:
> On Thu, Oct 07, 2010 at 08:40:19PM -0500, Ron Johnson wrote:
>> >How can I create clones of this usb stick?
> When I tried dd it transferred all the files into a partition just large
> enough to hold them - 97% full. There is free space for another
> partition but this is a rather inflexible solution.
> The stick has a single large partition with the operating system and a
> slew of programs occupying a little more than a third of the space.
> Additional programs can be installed if needed.
It allows to dump the image over a network resource (ssh/samba) and can
be loaded from a LiveCD. It also can perform "disk-to-disk" clone.
Not sure if it will work for USB flash drives, though...