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Old 09-17-2008, 02:43 AM   #1
Zac Matthew Joseph
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Im using Pendrive Linux : Need Help

Its mandriva 2007 pendrive linux. I successfully boot it from pendrive. it runs fine but the settings i change doesnt get saved automatically. when i restart, old settings are reset. Please help.
Old 09-17-2008, 03:40 AM   #2
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What you have got is the equivalent of a LiveCD on a pendrive The magic word is PERSISTENT - the changes that you make will persist. Have a look at
Old 09-18-2008, 12:17 AM   #3
Zac Matthew Joseph
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YO thanx man ur great. Got it done. Thanks alot!!!
Hey but when i try to delete any file on hard disc, Konqueror messege appears saying access is denied. what to do???

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