Tag: SD card


USBImager

pCP Team 11 September 2021 pCP 8.0.0 Setup • How to

USBImager is a really simple GUI application that writes disk images to SD cards or USB drives. It also can be used to create SD card backups. Available platforms: Windows, MacOSX and Linux. It’s interface is as simple as it gets, totally bloat-free. Step 1 - Insert SD card Insert SD card into PC. Step 2 - Ignore all warnings   Danger Depending on software loaded on your PC, you may be get a series of messages when you plug in your SD card.

Burn piCorePlayer onto a SD card

pCP Team 6 September 2021 pCP 8.0.0 Setup • How to

There are many methods of creating a piCorePlayer SD card. For Windows #You can use your favourite method or use one of the following: USBImager Win32 Disk Imager Raspberry Pi Imager For Linux #You can use your favourite method or use one of the following: USBImager - GitLab Using dd command Raspberry Pi Imager For Mac OSX #You can use your favourite method or use one of the following:

Using Win32 Disk Imager

pCP Team 5 November 2020 pCP 6.1.0 Setup • How to

This program is designed to write a raw disk image to a removable device or backup a removable device to a raw image file. It is very useful for embedded development, namely Arm development projects (Android, Ubuntu on Arm, etc). Step 1Insert SD card into PC. Step 2Click [Cancel] if prompted to format disk.   Danger Never format the SD card even if prompted.   Danger Depending on software loaded on your PC, you may be get a series of messages when you plug your SD card in.

Using dd command

pCP Team 7 November 2020 pCP 6.1.0 Setup • How to

Step 1   Danger Make sure you know what your doing here. dd can write to any device and wipe out your hard disk in a second! Depending on your system, finding the card device can use different tools. Use lsblk or blkid to identify your device. Typically /dev/sd? or /dev/mmcblk?. Run the command before and after inserting SD card. Step 2Using lsblk, type: $ lsblk In this case, the card is located at /dev/sdf.

SD card

pCP Team 3 April 2021 pCP 7.0.0

What SD card do you need for piCorePlayer? Recommendation # Get the smallest SD card available, depending on price. Invest in quality known brand SD cards from reliable suppliers. Standard speed SD cards are all that is really required. No need for industrial quality SD cards. piCorePlayer is very small #At the time of writing, piCorePlayer’s initial image contains 2 x 64MB partitions, so the total size is 128MB. That’s very small for Linux distribution and audio player software.

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