Transfer CD image to USB memory stick?

Christian Laursen xi at
Wed Apr 30 08:55:21 UTC 2008

Per olof Ljungmark <peo at> writes:

> Could someone please point me to information how to achieve this? Have
> new hardware that lacks CD/floppy and want to install FreBSD...

I have a script that makes a disk image from a bootonly FreeBSD
install image.

I usually install grub on the USB memory stick and use memdisk from
the syslinux package to load the image. A sample menu entry for grub
is included in the script.

Christian Laursen

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