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Old 07-30-2007, 09:55 AM   #1
12jewels
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USB Flash Distributions


Hi All,

I would like to know if there is a website out there that list all of the linux distributions that have downloads for USB flash drives.

I want to run my linux from a flash drive.


Thanks
 
Old 07-30-2007, 11:34 AM   #2
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I'm sure this is not all of them, but a few are listed here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Live_USB under GNU/Linux Live-CD Derived.
 
Old 07-31-2007, 05:13 PM   #3
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You might want to look at this site which tells you how to make your own Pendrive Linux using PCLinuxOS 0.93a mini-me. Using these instructions, with only one difference, I was able to create an extended Pendrive Linux (ie an oversize one with loads of added software) based on PCLinuxOS 2007. The difference is that a package called "mtools" needs to be installed otherwise the "syslinux" command at the end fails.

http://www.pendrivelinux.com/2007/02...ive-via-linux/
 
  


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