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Shrinking a Raspbian Raspberry Pi install image

Download the latest Jessie Lite image from, and extract it somewhere.

Identify the SD card when inserted (/dev/sde)

Write the uncompressed image to SD card (dd if=/path/to/image/2017-04-10-raspbian-jessie-lite.img of=/dev/sde bs=1M status=progress)

Insert SD card into Pi, and boot it up.

Login as pi.

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