LinuxAnswers - the LQ Linux tutorial section.
Go Back > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Distributions > SUSE / openSUSE
User Name
SUSE / openSUSE This Forum is for the discussion of Suse Linux.


  Search this Thread
Old 10-24-2006, 03:16 PM   #1
LQ Newbie
Registered: Oct 2006
Posts: 3

Rep: Reputation: 0
Unhappy problem install suse from usb floppy and ftp

howto install suse on toshiba portege 3490ct from usb floppy and ftp.?
bios boot usb floppy.
Old 10-25-2006, 09:15 AM   #2
Registered: Oct 2006
Location: Cp6uja
Distribution: Slackware each x86 + ARM and Porteus
Posts: 658

Rep: Reputation: 46
Try 'install strategies' on the
I have no better idea?
Anyhow, you will have to make a floppy with a OS capable of some sort of network or cable-data-transfer...
Tom's RTBT is a good floppy...
seek the CDs of your distro (CD1 and CD2)
Old 10-25-2006, 04:24 PM   #3
Registered: Nov 2004
Distribution: Suse 9.3, 10.0, 10.1, 10.3
Posts: 65

Rep: Reputation: 16

You can make a set of (I think) seven floppies, which you can use to boot to the on-line installation.

Instructions are here:




Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
problem install slackware from usb floppy adrianzero Slackware - Installation 2 10-23-2006 09:52 AM
usb floppy to ftp install navier Slackware - Installation 15 07-26-2006 04:41 PM
SUSE 9.2 floppy ftp install ionmich SUSE / openSUSE 1 03-05-2005 04:59 AM
Bizarre problem with SuSe 9.1 ftp install. Kadett Linux - Newbie 1 06-28-2004 03:44 AM
SuSE 9.0 FTP Install problem.... coolgy768 Linux - Distributions 2 12-06-2003 03:15 AM

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:44 PM.

Main Menu
Write for LQ is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration