Cloning Thumb-drives

Saving a Thumb-drive Image

To create a compressed image:

#dd if=/dev/hd? |gzip -c > filename.img.gz

To get the device number (the '?' above, do a tail of /dev/var/syslog

To create a clone:

#gunzip -c filename.img.gz | dd of=/dev/hd?

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