[ubuntu-uk] OT: Linux Format have the Knoppix 6 cd this month

Tony Pursell tonypursell at yahoo.co.uk
Sat Feb 28 22:38:13 GMT 2009


I tried putting 8.04.2 on a 2gb Kingston DataTraveller (less than £3 
from E-buyer - but not worth buying on their own due to the cost of 
delivery) and it didn't work.  The boot failed.  However 8.10 is fine.


On 28 Feb 2009 at 18:27, Rob Beard wrote:

> Ken Robson wrote:
> > And Poundland have Pqi 1Gb mini usb (they are fingernail sized) sticks 
> > for sale, these make an ideal emergency Linux to carry around.
> > Just confirmed that the Pqi boots fine with Knoppix on it and you have 
> > 380Mb free for your apps/data.
> >
> > I was going to use the usb stick for my car mp3 player, but I will get 
> > another for that.
> >
> > Ken
> >
> >   
> Ahh I didn't see any of those in my local Poundland, presumably they'll 
> get em in eventually though.  Always handy to have a couple of USB 
> sticks.  In fact I could do with one for Ubuntu 8.04.2, one for Ubuntu 
> 8.10 and one for System Rescue CD (at the moment I have a couple of USB 
> sticks but I need needing them for other things and keep wiping them and 
> putting other stuff on em).
> Rob

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