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Old 10-03-2004, 04:42 PM   #1
snip128
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is this possible?....


hey..umm...i just got a 2.5" laptop hdd case, and i can use it as a usb device, its awesome! Is there any distrib of linux that i can use that will boot from a usb device?? I tried debian (knoppix) with a lilo boot loader, it took me a while, but i finally got it to show "sda1" in the boot loader, but it gave me an error..(i forgot it...plz dont hurt me...lol) so...any way that i could get linux to boot from sda1? just tell me the distrib and ill get it =) *listens to laptop hdd click...*i have to fix that too...its disturbing...lol...another project =) *click click click click* *disconnects hdd* mmm, better...anyway! plz help if u can...
 
Old 10-03-2004, 04:47 PM   #2
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Project for a clicking hard drive?? I'd say its about to go and you need to replace it.... I doubt you have the tools to fix a clicking hard drive..
 
Old 10-03-2004, 04:49 PM   #3
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hehe

it stopped clicking somhow....im shocked...lol....it stops clicking when i read from it...and...it hasnt clicked for a while now..*prays* im only 14...lapo hdds are too expensive =D lol
 
Old 10-03-2004, 04:50 PM   #4
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http://rz-obrian.rz.uni-karlsruhe.de/knoppix-usb/ - is there anything Knoppix can't do?
 
  


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