Xpenology Creating a boot disk

Step-by-step guide to create a boot disk for booting Xpenology bootloaders

  1. Download the bootloader you intend to use
  2. Extract the .gz to .img
  3. Plug-in the USB flash drive
  4. In a Mac terminal, run diskutil list
  5. Note the disk number of of the USB flash drive in the list
  6. Run sudo dd if=arpl.img of=/dev/rdisk# bs=1m
    • Replace # with the disk number

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