Changes between Version 97 and Version 98 of FAQ


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Timestamp:
Jul 19, 2011, 1:27:43 PM (8 years ago)
Author:
vicgat
Comment:

Q42 - little change

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    744744EOF
    745745}}}
    746 Note : SamK indicated that the following command was needed too:
    747 {{{
    748 dd if=/usr/lib/syslinux/mbr.bin of=/dev/sdc
    749 }}}
    750746
    7517472nd step
     
    763759# umount /mnt1
    764760# umount /mnt
     761}}}
     762Next, set the boot part
     763{{{
     764# dd if=/usr/lib/syslinux/mbr.bin of=/dev/sdc
    765765# syslinux -s /dev/sdc1
    766766}}}
    767767
    768 Be aware that "syslinux -s /dev/sdc1" will not make bootable the USB device through the Debian and Ubuntu distributions that use syslinux 4.02 (Ubuntu 10.10, Ubuntu 11.04, Debian Squeeze), until Canonical and Debian decide to upgrade to syslinux 4.03.
    769 Meanwhile, the solution is to replace it by: "syslinux --stupid /dev/sdc1".
     768Notes:
     7691. Depending of the distribution, mbr.bin could be in another directory.
     7702. Be aware that "syslinux -s /dev/sdc1" will not make bootable the USB device through the Debian and Ubuntu distributions that use syslinux 4.02 (Ubuntu 10.10, Ubuntu 11.04, Debian Squeeze), until Canonical and Debian decide to upgrade to syslinux 4.03. Meanwhile, the solution is to replace it by: "syslinux --stupid /dev/sdc1".