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I am afraid that this is going to be fiddly.
If anybody knows a simpler method then fire away.
For amsn to work you also need to install Toolkit tk8.5, but tk8.5 is a deb package, so you need to convert from deb to rpm using alien8.73.
alien is available as a tarball (tar.gz) so you need to unzip and install it first.
In no particular order, these links may be of use to you.
Distribution: Laptops: Linux Mint 18 XFCE, Debian Jessie XFCE, NAS: OpenMediaVault
Originally Posted by perkins17
I have tried installing Ubuntu and it says there is a disk error what might have I done wrong there?
Do you have access to another thumb drive? I have 3 thumb drives, two are pretty new(same model), one is about a year old. 1 of the new ones, and the old one, will boot a Linux OS just fine. For some reason one of the new ones, will not, but it works fine for storage, etc.
How are you setting up the USB Device? I'd recommend Unetbootin. It runs easily under Windows, setup the thumb drive, then boot it.
well i have a few but they are not able to hold it as there is not enough space and I am currently using the newest usb that I have but now i have wine working i might leave it a bit for when I switch over to Ubuntu (basically when i get an external disk drive)
Thanks for the help anyway will need mire soon thought