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Old 03-10-2014, 03:36 PM   #1
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USB Directory Installation?

Zenwalk 7.4
  1. Selected keypad
  2. Wiped entire drive
  3. 6gb Logical swap 82
  4. rest gb primary 83 BOOT

After, I click auto install and will not allow any entry for DIRECTORY.

The only other available drive is sdb (USB), so I tried:
  • /dev/sdb
  • /dev/sdb1
  • /dev/sdb/zenwalk
  • /dev/sdb1/zenwalk
  • /dev/sdb/isolinux
  • /dev/sdb1/isolinux
I read this... specifically
then you boot the USB stick, but immediately exit the installer, create a directory and mount the USB stick to it, then restart the installer and point it at that directory.
HOW do I do this ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^

I mean, keystrokes, code, give it all to me. When I exit the installer, it just boots a loop, so I dont see how I can
or anything like that. Also,
do not allow me to input any useful code, F4 is the only one that lets me type, but will not actually input anything when I hit enter.

Mainly, I think all I need is that, but shouldn't there already be a documented solution to this mystery (installation overall)?
Old 03-10-2014, 03:51 PM   #2
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Alright so I got it mounted, but how do I restart the installer without losing the mount?


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