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You can use udev to run an albitrary command. To make it work, create a rule in /etc/udev/rules.d/: sudo nano /etc/udev/rules.d/my-usb-device.rules And enter: ACTION=="add", ATTRS{idProduct}=="XXXX", ATTRS{idVendor}=="YYYY", RUN+="/location/of/my/command" NOTE: The XXXX and YYYY values will be taken from lsusb output.


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For general use, If you would like to run your program for any USB storage. Use the driver for the rule match. Add a udev rules file sudo nano /etc/udev/rules.d/90-detect-storage.rules Add this rule ACTION=="add", DRIVERS=="usb-storage", DRIVER=="sd", RUN+="/pathto/yourprogram" If you want your program to distinguish the disks, so it runs different ...


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Install a partition editor, such as GParted, from software center or command line: sudo apt-get install gparted Now, open GParted. It will look something like this: At the top right dropdown menu, select your USB stick. If you don't know which your USB stick is: Use the disk size as an orientation. Also, the stick will most likely be FAT32-formatted. ...


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This is a tool, I always use to create bootable Ubuntu ISO on USB LILI USB Creator. You can use this tool to create bootable ISO. Although, tool is simple, still if you find some difficulty in using this tool, Here's the User Guide


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There is a guide on ubuntu website! http://www.ubuntu.com/download/desktop/create-a-usb-stick-on-windows


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So, I sorta solved this, and it was a PAIN to do. I reexamined the restrictions in my rules, and I changed functionality. Apparently, 12.04 doesn't honor the ignore_device option. So, I improvised and wrote an unmount script. Since there's only one functional USB port on these systems, we end up with the following, which I KNOW may break other things: ...


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From other computer which has internet connection, or by using wired connection, do the following steps (copy to mbp and do make-make install): wget http://bues.ch/b43/fwcutter/b43-fwcutter-018.tar.bz2 http://bues.ch/b43/fwcutter/b43-fwcutter-018.tar.bz2.asc tar xjf b43-fwcutter-018.tar.bz cd b43-fwcutter-018 make sudo make install cd .. For Linux ...


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There is a program called Rufus that will burn an ISO to a USB stick using Windows. Here's the home page: https://rufus.akeo.ie/


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You can do it with unetbootin. It is available for Windows, Linux and Mac. Check Disk image and choose the iso file from your device. Then pick usb drive and click ok.



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