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Old 03-18-2006, 08:09 AM   #1
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Its probably been said before so hope you'll forgive me. I'm looking for a LiveCD distribution that will allow you to mount a hard disk partition and save files to that partition. I've got Ubuntu but can't seem to save to the hard disk, only to a USB key. Which LiveCD will allow me access to the hard disk to save/load data from NSFT/FAT system.
 
Old 03-18-2006, 08:25 AM   #2
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Knoppix will do what you want, it's pretty good at finding and mounting partitions. It will handle FAT no problem, NTFS is a bit iffy (writing is at least) but check their homepage maybe you can find the answer.

http://www.knoppix.org/

(my sig also has a link to a site that helps choose your distro for you)
 
Old 03-18-2006, 08:44 PM   #3
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the best liveCD solution i think is DSL. It is meant to be a liveCD unlike other distros that are edited to be put on a livecd.
 
  


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