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The image file will already contain partitions and a boot sector therefore you cannot copy it to a partition. Instead you need to copy the image to the whole SD Card: sudo dd if=Cubian-desktop-x1-a10-hdmi.img of=/dev/mmcblk0 bs=4096; sync Note the lack of p1 at the end of the output file. You could probably increase the block size too - try bs=1M ...
A mount point is the location within the filesystem hierarchy where a block device is mounted. In your case, /dev/mmcblk0p1 is the block device file and /run/media/ssuman/ANGSTROM is the mount point. Since it's a script file, it would be up to the script's authors/maintainers to document the command usage and optional parameters - there is no general rule ...
I would attempt to do this using UNetbootin. It runs on Windows, Linux, & OSX. You should be able to mount your SD card under Windows, and target it as a drive in UNetbootin's UI.
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