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by CoryD
Mon Feb 13, 2012 5:39 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Removed trash now no boot
Replies: 1
Views: 413

Removed trash now no boot

D'oh... Mint 11 came up with a message saying low space on this pc remove trash? I clicked yes and now my 32 bit installation wont boot... not the end of the world as I have a 64 bit install that I was switching over to anyway... but I want to know what the hell happened so I dont screw up again... ...
by CoryD
Wed Nov 02, 2011 9:32 pm
Forum: Scripts & Bash
Topic: Rename files recursively
Replies: 2
Views: 1175

Re: Rename files recursively

Perhaps just taking a command like this: find -type f | sed 's/.\//rename /' and somehow adding that 's/.+ - //' command after rename... then copy the results and run them? Im not sure how to add the substitution inside the substitution tho :) This dosent work: $ find -type f | sed 's/.\//rename \'s...
by CoryD
Wed Nov 02, 2011 6:57 pm
Forum: Scripts & Bash
Topic: Rename files recursively
Replies: 2
Views: 1175

Rename files recursively

Hello all, Ive been trying to rename my music files from an old (and insane) naming convention that went something like this "BANDNAME - Song" to just "Song" (and of course there in many different formats) After searching around I found a lot of folks doing similar things... just...
by CoryD
Thu Oct 27, 2011 11:50 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: [Solved] Create custom live USB?
Replies: 17
Views: 3128

Re: Create custom live USB?

Cool, some nice tips and tricks for my next attempt. And yes, clarification was needed on my part :) ... thanks again guys. I think I just needed to be more selective about which programs I put into the squashfs... If/when I give this another go ill post results... for now Ill call it solved.
by CoryD
Tue Oct 25, 2011 1:33 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: [Solved] Create custom live USB?
Replies: 17
Views: 3128

Re: Create custom live USB?

I dont think it is solved... I still cant remove programs from the live USB and this user confusion... something went wrong, Ill try it again and see what happens... maybe I missed an error message or something.
by CoryD
Tue Oct 25, 2011 12:06 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: [Solved] Create custom live USB?
Replies: 17
Views: 3128

Re: Create custom live USB?

K, sorry Ive been away for a while... I was able to create the live USB but software manager dosent show packages that are not installed and when I try to run apt-get update (or anything like that) it says unable to resolve host (then a localhost name). Also chrome will no longer work and gives a si...
by CoryD
Tue Oct 11, 2011 2:07 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: [Solved] Create custom live USB?
Replies: 17
Views: 3128

Re: Create custom live USB?

Plenty of room on the USB drive... but Im not seeing an option for persistence. I did find this on another forum tho: Quote: Originally Posted by AndyCee Very smooth, very cool. Is there any way to make it persistent? Go to http://unetbootin.sourceforge.net/diskimg/ and download one of the files (12...
by CoryD
Mon Oct 10, 2011 8:03 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: [Solved] Create custom live USB?
Replies: 17
Views: 3128

Re: Create custom live USB?

It worked but I cant install any software after I created the live usb... is there any way around this? Sorry Im a linux newb.
by CoryD
Sun Oct 09, 2011 8:55 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: [Solved] Create custom live USB?
Replies: 17
Views: 3128

Re: Create custom live USB?

Nice, thanks!
by CoryD
Sun Oct 09, 2011 7:17 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: [Solved] Create custom live USB?
Replies: 17
Views: 3128

Re: Create custom live USB?

Yeah I cant seem to find it anywhere... Ill try relinux and see what happens...
by CoryD
Sun Oct 09, 2011 2:56 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: [Solved] Create custom live USB?
Replies: 17
Views: 3128

[Solved] Create custom live USB?

Hello all. Just wondering if I can create a live USB from my current setup of mint 11. Basically all my settings and basic programs moved to a live usb so I can take my PC with me wherever I go (and I believe I can make changes to this such as add programs etc. right?). I've tried to find remastersy...

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