[Bug 256412] 13.0-RELEASE amd64 DVD .iso is too big to burn on 4.7GB DVD-R
Date: Sun, 18 Jul 2021 02:30:54 UTC
https://bugs.freebsd.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=256412 --- Comment #6 from Graham Perrin <firstname.lastname@example.org> --- (In reply to unitrunker from comment #5) > … how to use the DVD iso image on a USB drive … I always used dd, as outlined under <https://docs.freebsd.org/en/books/handbook/bsdinstall/#bsdinstall-usb> – use the .iso file as the input file. The computer might do as well with a USB drive from an .iso file as it would do with a USB drive from an .img file. <https://forums.FreeBSD.org/threads/57687/post-523224> An example with gdd(1) instead of dd(1): gdd status=progress bs=10M if=/⋯/⋯.iso of=/dev/da⋯ ---- % pkg provides usr/local/bin/gdd Name : coreutils-8.32 Desc : Free Software Foundation core utilities Repo : FreeBSD Filename: usr/local/bin/gdd % pkg query %o coreutils sysutils/coreutils % <https://www.freshports.org/sysutils/coreutils/> -- You are receiving this mail because: You are the assignee for the bug.