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Re: acer one



On Sat, 2009-07-25 at 10:59 +0200, roland wrote:
> On Sat, 25 Jul 2009 01:43:52 +0200, Mikkel L. Ellertson  
> <mikkel infinity-ltd com> wrote:
> 
> > roland wrote:
> >> I tried to do this, but he complains saying the stick is not bootable
> >> so I should use /sbin/parted
> >> Parted only allows to make a ext2 filesystem.
> >> How should I do this. Why does it work out of the box with you guys?
> >>
> > First of all, parted will make many other file systems besides ext2.
> > From the man page:
> >
> > mkfs partition fs-type
> >   Make  a  filesystem  fs-type on partition. fs-type can be
> >   one of "fat16", "fat32", "ext2", "linux-swap", or "reiserfs".
> >
> > But I believe what they are asking you to do is make sure the boot
> > flag is set on the partition.
> >
> >
> what should be the capacity of the stick?
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I've been able to get live-iso to work with a 4 Gb USB key disk (even
with the DVD)

Craig


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