[Tfug] FreeDos bootable USB drives
micros at osef.org
Thu Apr 20 16:36:59 MST 2006
Well, if you want a lot of extra junk on the USB drive as well, take a
look at this.
Actually, it's not junk, it's the UBCD.
And for putting it on a thumb drive (from UBCD forum):
Just unzip to a new directory. Then go to that directory and run
'ubcd2usb <path-to-ubcd> <usb-drive>'
I just included all stuff indicated by Reblu into this zip-file and
created a batch-file that copies everything to the correct places. You
will only need an UBCD-CDROM (or an UBCD-CDROM extracted somewhere on
your machine) and a USB-key.
> On Thursday 20 April 2006 15:55, Robert Hunter wrote:
>>> Anybody have experience building a bootable USB drive with FreeDos?
>> Can you write a floppy image to the USB key ( i.e. with dd )?
> Nope... I've already tried writing both floppy and CD images to the USB key,
> and a few formating mucks around, without success. It starts to boot, but
> dies before getting out of the bootloader.
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