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by lindsey
Tue Sep 20, 2011 7:41 am
Forum: LMDE 1 Archive
Topic: Password required in Debian Mint Live?
Replies: 15
Views: 5706

Re: Password required in Debian Mint Live?

Ah I see, if that's the case, then very well spotted zerozero. Sorry I didn't provide more details - I assumed it was a common problem and didn't think pendrivelinux was relevant. I'll be sure to try my luck with unetbootin. Though I should mention, I've been perusing all day and I'm sure I read som...
by lindsey
Tue Sep 20, 2011 6:10 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: No CD or USB iso? How can I install?
Replies: 9
Views: 2134

Re: No CD or USB iso? How can I install?

I appreciate the suggestion. Is there a simpler solution though? The reason why I'm deciding to settle for Linux Mint is due to its apparent ease of use, so I'd really rather avoid solutions which involve hacking about and and using command line if possible... (I'd actually use Ubuntu but I'm workin...
by lindsey
Tue Sep 20, 2011 2:16 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: No CD or USB iso? How can I install?
Replies: 9
Views: 2134

No CD or USB iso? How can I install?

Ok, so LMDE is only available on DVD. Problem is my computer doesn't have an internal DVD drive. I have an external one, but BIOS doesn't seem to support it. It only supports USB CD, which I presume doesn't include external USB DVD drive - and yes, I tried - it just stalls, probably because it doesn...
by lindsey
Tue Sep 20, 2011 1:59 am
Forum: LMDE 1 Archive
Topic: Password required in Debian Mint Live?
Replies: 15
Views: 5706

Password required in Debian Mint Live?

Why am I being asked for a root password when I try to access my partitions inside LMDE? Heck, I haven't created any passwords yet so how would I know the password?

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