problem booting usb-creator flash drives.
mwiddicombe at shoprite.co.za
Tue Nov 9 12:00:26 UTC 2010
From: ubuntu-users-bounces at lists.ubuntu.com [ubuntu-users-bounces at lists.ubuntu.com] On Behalf Of Robert Key [rob54321 at mighty.co.za]
Sent: 09 November 2010 13:47
On 09/11/2010 13:35, Mark Widdicombe wrote:
>> From: ubuntu-users-bounces at lists.ubuntu.com [ubuntu-users-bounces at lists.ubuntu.com] On Behalf Of Robert Key [rob54321 at mighty.co.za]
>> Sent: 09 November 2010 13:26
>> Hi I am using Maverick and made a usb bootable memory flash drive (4Gb
>> 8Gb 320Gb) using usb-creator-gtk. It works fine and installation ends.
>> When I boot from the flash drive or usb hdd I get the error message
>> SYSLINUX 4.01
>> Error No configuration file found.
>> No Default or UI configuration directive found!
>> boot: _____
>> and of course it won't boot from the flash drive. I have tried a 4GB
>> verbatim, 8Gb verbatim and a 320Gb seagate freeagent. I have also tried
>> to boot other computers using these flash drives/usb hdd but I get the
>> same error. I once had Grub2 on these devices and maybe the Master Boot
>> Record has not been cleared or something like that. I did get
>> usb-creator to work a while ago.
>> Any help would be appreciated, thanks
>> Robert Key
>> Try creating a bootable disk with remastersys. Works for me.
> Is this package in the ubuntu-archive? I don't see it there. Where
>can I get it?
>Thanks for your help,
> Rob Key
I don't have internet access at the moment, but I think you'll find it in synaptic if you enable
the universe repos, or you'll have to google it.
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