Take the 2-minute tour ×
Ask Ubuntu is a question and answer site for Ubuntu users and developers. It's 100% free, no registration required.

On a Mac, I followed the steps for the 'USB download from Mac', but on Step 9: Execute

sudo dd if=/path/to/downloaded.img of=/dev/diskN bs=1m

(replace /path/to/downloaded.img with the path where the image file is located; for example, ./ubuntu.img or ./ubuntu.dmg).

When I replace /path/to/downloaded.img with the ubuntu.img file (I converted the iso file into a img.dmg file, then to a img file) and press Enter, the Terminal just comes up with:

ubuntu.img;file or directory not found.

Any reasons why this might be happening?

share|improve this question
2  
Make sure your path is correct. Declaring only ubuntu.img works only if you are in the folder where that file is saved. Otherwise you have to specify to absolute (full) path to the file. –  André Stannek Nov 1 '12 at 17:00

1 Answer 1

If you are trying to create a boot-able Live Ubuntu USB installer then i suggest you try this software : UNetBootIn software :

share|improve this answer

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.