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Debootstick

Turn a chroot environment into a bootable image.

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Trivial example:

$ debootstrap --arch=amd64 --variant=minbase trusty trusty_tree
$ debootstick --config-root-password-none trusty_tree img.dd
$ dd if=img.dd of=/dev/<your_device> bs=10M

Your USB device now embeds a live Ubuntu system and can be booted on any amd64 computer (UEFI or BIOS).

Embedded OS features

The embedded system is:

More information on the wiki

On the wiki at https://github.com/drakkar-lig/debootstick/wiki, you will find: