This recipe explains how to use the
dd disk utilities that are found on a Mac OS X computer to install a Raspberry Pi operating system image on an SD card.
You should have already downloaded a Raspberry Pi disk image and you should be ready to write the disk image onto an SD card.
Once you've completed this recipe, you will be able to write an SD card from a Mac OS X computer.
dd disk utility commands are installed by default with the Mac OS X operating system. The
diskutil command is used to ...