Create a bootable USB drive on Linux* How to

Documentation:
Burn the image onto the USB drive. The example below burns an uncompressed image onto :

dd if=./clear-[version number]-[image type] of= oflag=sync bs=4M status=progress

Hey, welcome!

I agree, the documentation is too indirect about doing the decompression. I noticed this last week and registered this issue to have it updated:

Feel free to add any more suggestions to the issue. There is also a linked discussion on whether the ISO file should be compressed going forward.

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This threw me for a loop a bit; I believe the devs found and used Rufus for Windows, which is really simple solution. Yes, I agree, isn’t exactly easy for people coming from linux…