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I tried Unetbootin to put the truecrypt rescue.iso file on a USB stick, but the USB stick does not boot properly.

It gets into an infinite loop with boot default in 10 seconds over and over again.

The default setting is: /ubnkern initrd=/ubninit.

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@kobaltz HOw did you get truecrypt rescue working? – user2726531 Aug 30 '13 at 19:31
I recommend flashboot. Flashboot worked.But rufus, PowerISO, PenDriveLinux they all failed. – user2726531 Aug 30 '13 at 19:49

I have had all sorts of problems with Unetbootin. Try PenDriveLinux instead to create your USB from an ISO image. In the last 1-2 years I have only gotten 1 distro to boot from a USB created with Unetbootin. However on the other hand I have had a 100% success rate with PenDriveLinux

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Does it work with truecrypt? It does not work for me. No DEFAULT or UI configuration directive found! – user2726531 Aug 30 '13 at 19:32
or just use dd: dd if=/path-to-truecrypt-image.iso of=/path-to-usb-stick – ix5 Sep 1 '13 at 20:48
Have you actually succeeded with dd? I did not get a bootable usb drive as a result. – ptman Nov 12 '13 at 14:01
@ptman dd works with most linux iso. I tried to make a bootable windows usb but failed. – One Face Feb 14 '15 at 15:36

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