how to copy a bootable file from SD card to another SD card

Asked by Jessie on 2011-05-26

I want to copy a bootable file from SD card to another SD card. I used the "dd if=/dev/DEVICE of=sd_image.raw" command but it say's "Permission denied", I login as an administrator. Please help me, im just new user of Ubuntu/Linux.

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Ubuntu coreutils Edit question
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Solved by:
Ralph Corderoy
Solved:
2011-05-28
Last query:
2011-05-28
Last reply:
2011-05-27

Hi Jessie. Looks like you need to use sudo(1). See https://help.ubuntu.com/community/RootSudo for starters.

Jessie (jtaganna) said : #2

Thank you very much Ralph, it solve my problem.