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Old 04-07-2005, 10:25 PM   #1
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Install on USB hdd ?


I am interested about getting into Linux but I don't want to risk corrupting my current windows installation. I have a spare 20gb usb 2.0 drive available. I was just wondering if there is a way that I can run a version of Linux off of that drive. If possible, I'd like to use Mandrake based on the reviews and info I've read about it.
 
Old 04-07-2005, 10:39 PM   #2
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Yes. It will be easy if your bios can boot on usb.
 
Old 04-08-2005, 08:49 AM   #3
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I'll check to see if my BIOS will boot from usb. If not, is there a way to start Linux on that drive using a boot disk?
 
Old 04-15-2005, 10:52 PM   #4
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I never did that but i gotta do it soon. Search those forums, i'm sure you will find your answer.
 
  


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