USB stick and some help with it.

Bernt Hansson bah at
Tue Aug 4 00:27:41 UTC 2015

On 2015-08-04 01:36, Quartz wrote:
>>> Can you do a quick sanity check and see if the stick can be wiped on a
>>> different machine? Or perhaps the same machine by booting off a live
>>> linux cd. Being on old flash drive there's a possibility it's just up
>>> and died due to wear and the problem isn't due to FreeBSD at all.
>> Well. That didn't work when it was new. So i'm not sure it's going to
>> work now.
> ... wait.... you've *never* been able to dd to this drive on any 
> machine? How does that work?
Well. Once, it was that cd image that i don't remember what it was 5-6 
years ago.

That usb stick is now in the bin. Took a SD card, and it booted linux 
cnc well and working.

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