svn commit: r47233 - head/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/handbook/bsdinstall

Benedict Reuschling bcr at
Fri Aug 14 18:13:10 UTC 2015

Author: bcr
Date: Fri Aug 14 18:13:08 2015
New Revision: 47233

  Be consistent about the blocksize (1m instead of 64k) and conv=sync
  with the instructions in the release notes when describing how to
  burn the memstick image to a memory stick.
  PR:		177431
  Submitted by:	rfg tristatelogic com


Modified: head/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/handbook/bsdinstall/chapter.xml
--- head/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/handbook/bsdinstall/chapter.xml	Fri Aug 14 17:21:22 2015	(r47232)
+++ head/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/handbook/bsdinstall/chapter.xml	Fri Aug 14 18:13:08 2015	(r47233)
@@ -541,7 +541,7 @@
 	      <acronym>USB</acronym> device on an existing &os;
-	    <screen>&prompt.root; <userinput>dd if=<replaceable>FreeBSD-10.0-RELEASE-amd64-memstick.img</replaceable> of=/dev/<replaceable>da0</replaceable> bs=64k</userinput></screen>
+	    <screen>&prompt.root; <userinput>dd if=<replaceable>FreeBSD-10.0-RELEASE-amd64-memstick.img</replaceable> of=/dev/<replaceable>da0</replaceable> bs=1m conv=sync</userinput></screen>
 	    <para>If this command fails, verify that the
 	      <acronym>USB</acronym> stick is not mounted and that the

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