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I have been using linux on and off for several years and tried various distributions however I still consider myself to be on the newbie side.
Anyways to the actual problem. I have downloaded and successfully installed Slax 6.1 onto my Sandisk Cruzer usb drive. I made it bootable and it successfully boots into Slax from various computers and laptops I have tried it on. However some bizzare twist of fate made it impossible to boot it from my home computer.
My home computer is a Packard Bell Imedia 2770 (about 2.5 years old) and supports booting from usb devices. The device works normally when I plug it in and I have no trouble using it otherwise. However when I set bios to boot from my USB device it gives me
Initially I thought this might be a fault with the mbr of my USB drive as other threads suggest but what is curious is that I can boot on virtually any other PC I have tried to boot it.
I tried updating the BIOS but still no luck, any ideas suggestions or workarounds?
Thanks in advance for the help!
P.S.: Just wanted to add that my PC gave me the same error on every USB installation I tried, not only the SLAX distro.