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 From:  Manuel Kasper <mk at neon1 dot net>
 To:  Mateusz Papiernik <mati at maticomp dot net>
 Cc:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Problems installing m0n0wall od HDD
 Date:  Sun, 19 Sep 2004 14:32:47 +0200
On 19.09.2004 12:18 +0200, Mateusz Papiernik wrote:

>      * Linux:
>        gunzip -c generic-pc-xxx.img | dd of=/dev/hdX bs=16k
>        where X = the IDE device name of your HD/CF card
> 
> put the CF card/HD into the target PC
> plug the PC into the network (LAN/WAN/...)
> power it up
> 
> But I can't do dd if I haven't got any partitions (hda1 does not
> exist then). When I create FreeBSD partition with no filesystem

The instructions tell you to dd to /dev/hda, not /dev/hda1.

- Manuel