Don't have dvd burner,Can't boot usb,howto install? [Solved]

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Don't have dvd burner,Can't boot usb,howto install? [Solved]

Postby nikhil » Wed Mar 31, 2010 10:20

i don't have a dvd burner and my system doesn't boot from usb.
how can i install sabayon??
i've downloaded the 5.2 x86 KDE edition.

i have arch linux installed with grub 2 as the boot loader
i came across http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1224417 and veriefied the same for the linux mint 8 fluxbox iso i had on my pc.

i would like to know what are the specific boot options that can help me run the sabayon live dvd from grub2 and then install it.
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Re: Don't have a dvd burner, Can't boot from usb howot insta

Postby joost » Wed Mar 31, 2010 13:28

You can order a disc.
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Re: Don't have a dvd burner, Can't boot from usb howto insta

Postby nikhil » Wed Mar 31, 2010 13:45

thanks for your responses guys
i'll try this one
http://wiki.sabayonlinux.org/index.php? ... _The_Image

if it fails i'll ask one of my friends to write it for me.
i'm a poor chap cant order stuff over the internet. :oops:

if anyone knows the boot options to boot directly from grub 2
let me know too that'd be awesome
i'll try out a few and post back if i have ant success.
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Re: Don't have a dvd burner, Can't boot from usb howto insta

Postby nikhil » Thu Apr 01, 2010 15:09

thanks guys
i've got sabayon 5.2 Kde up and running
the artwork and presentation is exquisite.
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Re: Don't have a dvd burner, Can't boot from usb howto insta

Postby Fitzcarraldo » Thu Apr 01, 2010 19:59

nikil, if your problem is resolved please mark your thread as solved. Thanks. I'll do it for you this time but please do read: Why, and how to add "[Solved]" to your post. Please read.
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Re: Don't have dvd burner,Can't boot usb,howto install? [Sol

Postby k542105816 » Tue Apr 20, 2010 0:21

downlaod the iso file and boot with grub4dos on your hard disk,i did it to install ubuntu on my pc.it's the first time i install linux and it sucessed
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