Debian-news is about one simple thing - news about Debian GNU/Linux and the top free distributions based on Debian GNU/Linux.


 

Prepping a 128 MB USB Thumb Drive to Install Debian

This blogger tells us how he uswd a USB thumb drive to install Debian from
Read it here

Quote:

Some months ago, I upgraded my main workstation. I had reached the point where if I was going to upgrade one component, I had to upgrade them all. This left me with my current new machine and my old machine which was fairly complete and still reasonably powerful. Rather than have a completely assembled computer gather dust in the corner, I decided that I needed to install some kind of operating system. I chose Linux because it was freely available and, well, I like a challenge.

My only problem was that my DVD-ROM drive gave up the ghost long ago and I didn't have a spare to replace it. It occurred to me that since my old computer supported booting from a USB device that I should be able to get the computer booted and the install process started.

No Response to “Prepping a 128 MB USB Thumb Drive to Install Debian” »

No comments yet.

RSS feed for comments on this post. TrackBack URI

Leave a comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


*

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>

Debian-News is not related to the Debian Project.
All logos and trademarks on this site are property of their respective owners.