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== Copy Alpine to a {{{1|Flash Medium}}} ==
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# Insert the removable {{{1|flash medium (CF or USB stick)}}} into the computer.
 
# Determine the name your computer uses for your {{{1|flash medium}}}. The following step is one way to do this.
 
## After inserting the {{{1|flash medium}}}, run the command:
 
{{Cmd|dmesg}}
 
## At the end of this command you should see the name of your {{{1|flash medium}}}, likely starting with "sd". (For example: "sda").
 
## The remainder of this document will assume that your {{{1|flash medium}}} is called /dev/sda
 
# Format the {{{1|flash medium}}} with a VFAT filesystem:
 
{{Cmd|mkdosfs -F32 /dev/sda1
 
syslinux /dev/sda1}}
 
# Mount the Alpine Linux CD-ROM, and copy the files to the {{{1|flash medium}}}
 
{{Cmd|mount /media/cdrom}}
 
{{Cmd|cd /media/cdrom}}
 
{{Cmd|cp -a .alpine-release * /media/sda1/ }}
 

Latest revision as of 02:58, 29 October 2012