Open source USB writers for Linux


With Etcher you can burn images to SD cards & USB drives, safe & easy. It's simple for end users, extensible for developers, and works on any platform. (Apache)

Linux - Windows - MAC OS X

Fedora Media Writer

Fedora Media Writer is a tool that helps users put Fedora images on their portable drives such as flash disks. (GPL)



Popsicle is a Linux utility for flashing multiple USB devices in parallel, written in Rust. (MIT)


Startup Disk Creator

Startup Disk Creator converts a USB key or SD card into a volume from which you can start up and run Ubuntu. You can also store files and settings in any space left over. (GPL)



UNetbootin allows you to create bootable Live USB drives for Ubuntu and other Linux distributions without burning a CD. (GPL)

Linux - Windows - MAC OS X

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