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Old 09-30-2006, 01:48 AM   #1
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booting from a floppy drive

hi i would like to try puppy linux and i want to
install it in my usb drive but my pc couldnt boot
from usb i so thought of booting from a floppy
drive and force my pc to boot into my usb drive
would it be possible? thank you in advance| 3
Old 09-30-2006, 05:49 PM   #2
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Kenji, the Puppy menu includes a utility to make a Wakepup floppy. This is a floppy that will scan all attached drives, including USB, to find a copy of Puppy and then boot from it. ISTR it's near the Universal Installer in the menu, or maybe under Control Panel? (I'm not running Puppy right now, sorry.)


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