Commit 944d21b3 authored by sajolida's avatar sajolida
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Document alternative for GNU dd (#11040)

People on OS X usually have the BSD `dd` which uses lowercase 'm' and is
included by default. But some also might have installed the GNU `dd`
which takes precedence and uses uppercase 'M'.
parent edf97d30
......@@ -111,6 +111,11 @@ downloaded earlier to the USB stick. Replace:
<pre>sudo dd if=[tails.iso] of=[device] bs=16m && sync</pre>
<p>If you get an <span class="guilabel">invalid number `16m'</span> error, try
using <code>16M</code> instead:</p>
<pre>dd if=[tails.iso] of=[device] bs=16M && sync</pre>
</div>
The installation is complete once the command prompt reappeared.
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