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Old 04-26-2010, 04:14 PM   #1
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Transferring from save file to save partition


I have recently installed puppy on (yet another) one of my machines. It used to run live-cd and I had a small save file. After a hardware change I decided to wipe away windows and install puppy to the hdd. I got it installed correctly (from the command line), and I want to switch from using the save file to using a whole partition. I successfully transferred all the files to the new partition and renamed the save file, but I don't know how to indicate that I want to load from the new partition. Right now it just mounts a tmpfs, like on a first boot.

How do you indicate that puppy should load from this partition?

I'm using Puppy 4.00 with Linux kernel 2.6.21.7
 
Old 05-03-2010, 06:56 AM   #2
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Read this page and edit your grub menu.lst
http://www.puppylinux.com/hard-puppy.htm
 
Old 05-04-2010, 09:11 AM   #3
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I found out that's not quite what I wanted to do, so I've switched back to just a (bigger) save file. Seems to work fine.
 
  


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