A Live Boot Image for the Mac that Talks
Linux for blind general discussion
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Sat Feb 1 23:07:28 UTC 2020
dd is not a good command for burning usb sticks and this is probably why
you had a failure.
On Sat, 1 Feb 2020, Linux for blind general discussion wrote:
> Date: Sat, 1 Feb 2020 18:01:42
> From: Linux for blind general discussion <blinux-list at redhat.com>
> To: blinux-list at redhat.com
> Subject: Re: A Live Boot Image for the Mac that Talks
> I suspect I am about to learn something so here's the deal:
> I downloaded the iso image and used dd to pour it in to a
> thumb drive
> dd if=imagefile of=/dev/sdd in this case and away it went.
> Several minutes later, the roughly 1-gig file ended up on
> the thumb drive.
> The mac is old enough not to have the T2 chip so if the
> drive is bootable, it should boot which it does not.
> If you plug the drive in, a message pops up stating that
> it is unreadable on this computer
> How do I get the Mac to boot off of that drive?
> Martin McCormick
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