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Old 06-24-2009, 11:41 AM   #1
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Question about linux installation


hey guys again,
I was wondering if their was a way to install a linux distro say puppy without burning it to a cd or floppy etc.

Thanks
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Old 06-24-2009, 11:46 AM   #2
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You can try unetbootin to install from inside Windows. You will need the ISO image for the distro you want.

http://lubi.sourceforge.net/unetbootin.html
 
Old 06-24-2009, 11:46 AM   #3
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Yes, you mean USB?

It's really easy but what format usb fat32 or ext2/3
using syslinux or grub or extlinux?

How many pups do you wanna put on usb or flashcard?

I got on my 4gb usb now 5 puppies, all frugal, plus Tinycore and microcore.
on ext3 kingston using grub, no partitions, just whole device(sdb1)
 
Old 06-24-2009, 01:23 PM   #4
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Or you can use a virtual machine like qemu, virtualbox ....
 
  


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