Installing raspbian OS using windows is very easy and its simple directions are easy for all to understand. However this article doesnt deal with it, rather it deals with using a linux tool named ‘dd’ or its modified version ‘dcfldd’.
Raspbian can be installed in 3 steps.
Step2: INSERT A CLEAN MicroSD AND INSTALL DCFLDD PROGRAM
Type the command
ls /dev/mmc* in terminal to ensure the sd card has been dectected.
If the sd card is mounted, then it should be unmount. Use the following command
sudo umount /dev/mmcblk0 to unmount it.
later install dcfldd program with the command
sudo apt-get install dcfldd and enter the password when prompted.
Step3: INSTALL THE RASPBIAN OS ON TO THE SD CARD
Go to the directory in which the extracted file is present using the change directory command.
Typing the following command will install the image file onto the sd card.
sudo dcfldd bs=1M if=2012-10-28-wheezy-raspbian.img of=/dev/mmcblk0 . Enter your correct version of raspbian wheezy.
Power up the pi after reinserting the sd card back. and you are ready to go….