Etcher is a young cross-platform (Windows, MacOS and Linux) program to burn the iso image with the distro on a USB flash drive or micro SD card.
Etcher is currently under heavy development, but even in beta, the program properly performs its function “burner” iso image. I recorded with it using the iso image on a flash drive with Linux Mint 17.3, and then installed on the hard disk.
*No more writing images on corrupted cards and wondering why your device isn’t booting.
*Makes drive selection obvious to avoid wiping your entire hard-drive
*Who said burning SD cards has to be an eyesore.
*Made with JS, HTML, node.js and Electron. Dive in and contribute!
*Works for everyone, no more complicated install instructions.
*50% faster burns, simultaneous writing for multiple drives.
Installation latest version into Linux Mint:
Currently is not yet created .deb or .rpm installation packages for Linux, but you can download the file .appimage for Linux systems 32 or 64-bit from the developer’s site www.etcher.io.
Save download file:
Make the file executable, and run:
The program will ask to install itself to the system, answer YES.
Or you can use repository Installation latest version into Linux Mint: