Subject: Re: duplicating a bootable CF card
To: None <>
From: Jukka Salmi <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 08/19/2005 20:11:33
Dan McMahill --> netbsd-users (2005-08-19 13:29:40 -0400):
> Whats the easiest way to make a complete duplicate of a bootable CF 
> card?  I have a net4501 and want to make a 2nd CF card exactly like the 
> first.  I have one of those USB CF reader/writers which I can use.
> Should I create a file system (on the desktop machine via the USB 
> adapter), newfs it, run installboot, and then use dump/restore?

If both cards have the same size, copying with dd(1) is probably the
easiest way...

Cheers, Jukka

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