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Restore (copy) a disk image onto a volume. The command name stands for Apple Software Restore. More information:

  • Restore a disk image to a target volume:

sudo asr restore --source {{image_file.dmg}} --target {{path/to/volume_file}}

  • Erase the target volume before restoring:

sudo asr restore --source {{image_file.dmg}} --target {{path/to/volume_file}} --erase

  • Skip verification after restoring:

sudo asr restore --source {{image_file.dmg}} --target {{path/to/volume_file}} --noverify

  • Clone volumes without using an intermediate disk image:

sudo asr restore --source {{path/to/volume_file}} --target {{path/to/volume_file}}