This article covers the different ways of installing Etcher, which is a popular bootable media creator on Ubuntu 20.04 Focal Fossa. Etcher is an application that not only allows us create USB Bootable with persistence to write data and complementary information on the USB but also allows us USB multi-distro support, that is to say, to be able to install several Gnu / Linux distributions in the same pendrive and that they work without having to erase and reinstall.
Features of Etcher inludes:
- Etcher is a truly cross-platform tool. You can use it on Windows, macOS and Linux. Regardless of which OS you use Etcher can write .iso, .img and .zip files to USB drives and SD cards.
- It Supports the creation of multi-boot USBs.
- It Supports persistent storage on Ubuntu images.
- Registered Etcher as handler for *.img and *.iso files.