Which Porteus on USB

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aurel
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Which Porteus on USB

Post#1 by aurel » 21 Jun 2016, 16:07

Hi
i have few questions..
first i have old usb stick with 1GB
my comp is old celeron 1.7 512MB ram
so which version of Porteus i must download (ISO) to use from my USB drive?
i have tried KDE ---to slow in virtual box - qemu from windows
then i download mate iso - and gee this iso is broken - 250mb ??
so what to do??? :wall:

thanks !

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Ed_P
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Re: Which Porteus on USB

Post#2 by Ed_P » 21 Jun 2016, 17:02

aurel wrote: this iso is broken - 250mb ??
250mb seems about right for the large ISOs.

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guest@porteus:~$ ls -s /mnt/sda5/ISOs/Porteus*.iso
258348 /mnt/sda5/ISOs/Porteus-CINNAMON-v3.2rc3-x86_64.iso*
258004 /mnt/sda5/ISOs/Porteus-CINNAMON-v3.2rc3x-x86_64.iso*
189884 /mnt/sda5/ISOs/Porteus-LXQT-v3.1-x86_64-nu.iso*
190728 /mnt/sda5/ISOs/Porteus-LXQT-v3.1-x86_64.iso*
186292 /mnt/sda5/ISOs/Porteus-RazorQT-v3.0.1-i486-nu.iso*
219276 /mnt/sda5/ISOs/Porteus-RazorQT-v3.0.1-i486.iso*
194332 /mnt/sda5/ISOs/Porteus-RazorQT-v3.0.1-x86_64-nu.iso*
228072 /mnt/sda5/ISOs/Porteus-RazorQT-v3.0.1-x86_64.iso*

Try the LXQT iso.
Ed

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Re: Which Porteus on USB

Post#3 by brokenman » 22 Jun 2016, 01:32

and gee this iso is broken - 250mb ??
No, not broken. That sounds right.

so what to do???
Use the xfce4 release which is the lightweight one.
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Wear your underpants on the outside and put on a cape.

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Re: Which Porteus on USB

Post#4 by Evan » 22 Jun 2016, 04:58

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rchase
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Re: Which Porteus on USB

Post#5 by rchase » 23 Jun 2016, 02:30

I suggest the XFCE edition.

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