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by huymog
04 May 2014, 19:50
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: Newbies USB boot and save file woes.
Replies: 4
Views: 961

Re: Newbies USB boot and save file woes.

It worked!!!! I'm embarrassed!! Unetbootin worked and I had it installed on Mint all along. Thanks for your help freestyler. Very pleased with what I am seeing with KDE Porteus, makes Puppy look like a kiddies toy! more importantly everything I have tried to get to work has worked well (except the b...
by huymog
04 May 2014, 16:08
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: Newbies USB boot and save file woes.
Replies: 4
Views: 961

Re: Newbies USB boot and save file woes.

Freestyler, thanks for the suggestion. I tried to follow your instructions. I formatted a second USB stick in ext4 so I wouldn't lose the boot USB into always fresh and boot to RAM. Took out the original boot drive after booting into load into RAM and used Porteus installer as suggested. The set-up ...
by huymog
04 May 2014, 08:02
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: Newbies USB boot and save file woes.
Replies: 4
Views: 961

Newbies USB boot and save file woes.

Hi all, I've spent the last two days (well not all the time but on and off) trying to get Porteus 3.0 KDE to run off a USB stick. I've tried booting off a Linux prepared USB (using Mint 13 Mate, and Precise Puppy 5.7.1) format ext 2 and from Windows 7 format FAT 32. Both were prepared off the same I...