[Live-demo] Re: OSGeo Live 5.5 on a bootable USB stick

edgar.soldin at web.de edgar.soldin at web.de
Tue Apr 10 06:34:41 PDT 2012

When on windows using the mentioned Universal USB Installer 
should work fine. 
I also made good experience with Rufus


On 10.04.2012 15:15, Andrew Zolnai wrote:
> Thx Cameron for your help. 
> Creating an OSGeo-Live Bootable USB flash drive <http://live.osgeo.org/en/quickstart/usb_quickstart.html> 
> Unable to create a bootable USB flash drive from Windows, recommend:
> 1) download a mini ISO in Windows
> 2) create a bootable DVD image
> 3) make DVD and USB boot first
> 4) boot off that DVD ubuntu image
> 5) create a bootable USB from Ubuntu
> Cheers,
> Andrew Zolnai
> blog.zolnai.ca <http://blog.zolnai.ca>
> On Monday, April 9, 2012, Andrew Zolnai wrote:
>> Hi, I followed all the instructions, CRC checks and all that to install Xubuntu on a USB and get this error, I think, reading it as it flashes on the console:
>> root:_ 
>> (blinks every 2 s. or so and shows)
>> "Start menu has no INITIAL label"
>> I reinstalled once in case I messed up something, but get the same thing. Install on bootable DVD works fine, so I don't think my system (Win7 Home Basic on 9 mo.-old HP Pavilion g6).
>> Searching that error message didn't appear to turn up anything, and pendrivelinux.com <http://pendrivelinux.com> is quiet.
>> Ant ideas or resources?
>> Andrew
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