[plug] boot from stick

Ishwor Gurung ishwor.gurung at gmail.com
Mon Jan 11 04:48:01 WST 2010

Hi Orm,

2010/1/11 orm <ormg1 at bigpond.com>:
> The CD i have is short on space to burn LinuxMint-8. Can i extract Mint-8 to
> a USB stick, then boot from the stick instead of from a CD?

In short yes - You have to make sure you write the master boot record
into the first 512 byte  of your USB stick (boot sector) and then make
sure your BIOS supports booting off USB.There are very many guides on
the net to help you with that.
Ishwor Gurung
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