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Old 10-16-2009, 05:08 PM   #1
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Unhappy How to save preferences on Linux Ubuntu live USB


I have gone on my Linux OS 3 times. Every time I boot my computer to windows and then back too Linux it resets the preferences. I want to change my themes and stuff like that.
 
Old 10-16-2009, 05:35 PM   #2
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Welcome to LQ mikiefitz456!

your probably not running in persistent mode
how did you install ubuntu to usb??

did you use usb-creator or what?

you gotta make a persistent ext2 partition on your usb
and label it casper-rw with gparted or whatever
so, sdb1 is fat32?
and sdb2 would be ext2, labeled casper-rw

see here
https://wiki.ubuntu.com/LiveUsbPendrivePersistent
 
Old 10-17-2009, 09:52 AM   #3
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I used unetbootin. my flashdrive is formatted at fat 32.
 
  


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