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Pendrive Linux Installation


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#1 Sterling14

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Posted 20 August 2007 - 06:46 AM

I can't figure out how to install pen drive linux from an iso cd.

Reading the instructions carefully, I get to the step where it asks type fdisk -1. It says it should come up and say which drive letter my pen drive is. I don't see it anywhere after typing this, and it comes up with some partition options. So I try typing in my pen drive being drive E, because it's always E when I'm using windows. After typing in the code with E as the drive it does nothing, and it seems like the linux program stops. All their is is a blinking cursor, and whatever I type does nothing.

So anyone ever used this or can give me some advice? Thanks!
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Posted 20 August 2007 - 07:41 AM

I'm assuming your referring this set of instructions from PenDriveLinux.com
Your reading the command wrong it is not fdisk-1 it is
fdisk-l
. Bad font choice for tutorial writing

I realize my choice in codebox font is just as bad. so it's a lowercase L.

Edited by BlackSpyder, 20 August 2007 - 07:44 AM.

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