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Copying a Openelec SD Card - Lillie - 06-06-2013

Hi All, I'm a bit new to this but I have just got a Raspberry PI running open elec and I was wondering if I bought another Raspberry PI How can I copy the open elec SD Card using windows to make another SD card?

Thanks in Advance
Lillie


Copying a Openelec SD Card - DanPackMan - 06-06-2013

I believe Clonezilla or something similar would be the easiest way.


Copying a Openelec SD Card - Leopold - 06-07-2013

Hi Lillie
I have done something similar in the past using dd on the Raspberry Pi itself via ssh, writing the image to a mounted Windows share. Something like this.
Code:
mount -t cifs //192.168.1.201/files /storage/files
dd if=/dev/mmcblk0 of=/storage/files/sd.img bs=4k
If you have a USB SD card reader you can connect to the RPi then you could try something like this to copy the SD card directly
Code:
dd if=/dev/mmcblk0 of=/dev/mmcblk1 bs=4k