Subject: Re: dd could replace rawrite
To: John Hawkinson <jhawk@MIT.EDU>
From: Jason Thorpe <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 10/10/2003 12:48:52
On Thursday, October 9, 2003, at 11:52  PM, John Hawkinson wrote:

> I think it's important for the floppy disc creation instructions to be
> as user-friendly as possible. Does dd further that? I recall rawrite
> will prompt you for a file and a device if run without args, etc.

I think rawwrite will also write to floppies, is that correct?  It 
would be nice if there were a Windows tool for putting images onto CF 
cards.  Sounds like dd fits the bill, for this.

         -- Jason R. Thorpe <>