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Old 01-17-2007, 01:36 AM   #1
eng_muhammad
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Post Linux On Flash USB Drive


Hi

Dear All Long time haven't wrote to you and I wish that my request got a solution.

I have a Kingston 2GB U3 Flash USB. I wish to install any version of inux and use it as my mobile OS. To be able to boot my systme within it from any PC I want.


I need your assistance in this matter ASAP..

Thanks In Advance,
 
Old 01-17-2007, 01:43 AM   #2
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Have a look on the distrowatch website, you can use the search to find distro's intended for usb keys. Last time I looked, slackware was the highest rated but that was about a year ago.
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Old 01-17-2007, 02:07 AM   #3
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Mmmmmmmmmm

Quote:
Originally Posted by stan.distortion
Have a look on the distrowatch website, you can use the search to find distro's intended for usb keys. Last time I looked, slackware was the highest rated but that was about a year ago.
cheers
Ok this could be usefull some how, but not just the distru that I am searching for. I need the how to??????????

Last edited by eng_muhammad; 01-17-2007 at 02:40 AM.
 
Old 01-17-2007, 04:14 AM   #4
kenji
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try puppy linux havent tried it though well im
trying or slackware it has a linux if you
download the iso

http://www.slackware.com/zipslack/
http://puppylinux.org/user/viewpage.php?page_id=1
http://puppylinux.org/docs/
http://www.puppyos.com/flash-puppy.htm
 
Old 01-21-2007, 08:11 AM   #5
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I installed knoppix from CD through there Graphical installer...I had a 4GB USB flash drive...
I eventually got it installed with readwrite capability and autohardware detection on boot..so i could carry it anywhere and it would autohardware detect the any computer
 
Old 09-29-2007, 07:06 AM   #6
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Same Thing

Dear all

I am thinking about UBUNTU

What do you say??
 
Old 10-02-2007, 01:56 AM   #7
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Check out this link for installing Linux on USB: http://pendrivelinux.com/

cheers,

Jake
 
Old 10-03-2007, 11:26 PM   #8
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Puppy installs very nicely on USB drives.
 
  


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