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by tryngf
21 Apr 2014, 02:34
Forum: Customization and installing new packages
Topic: Safe reinstall of Sysresc on USB stick that was exposed onli
Replies: 0
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Safe reinstall of Sysresc on USB stick that was exposed onli

Safe reinstall of Sysresc on USB stick that was exposed online ============================================================== I am currently researching: Air-gapped Gentoo install, Tentative https://forums.gentoo.org/viewtopic-p-7524170.html I tried installing with Gentoo Live CD, but I figured out ...
by tryngf
08 Apr 2014, 08:34
Forum: Customization and installing new packages
Topic: sfdisk trick for extra partitions on USB stick after install
Replies: 6
Views: 7870

Re: sfdisk trick for extra partitions on USB stick after ins

I had discovered at the time of this post on forums.grsecurity.net: grsec: halting the system... kernel crash, the Debian side https://forums.grsecurity.net/viewtopic.php?f=3&t=3712&start=15#p13886 (a month and a half ago, sorry for the delay, I've really had various hardships in my life since, and ...
by tryngf
14 Aug 2013, 16:20
Forum: Customization and installing new packages
Topic: sfdisk trick for extra partitions on USB stick after install
Replies: 6
Views: 7870

Re: sfdisk trick for extra partitions on USB stick after ins

Just a question.. Tried you to write a big file to the first partition of the stick? You should get an error. I miss the shrink of the FAT filesystem on it like parted do. Gernot Yeah. you were right. Here is the full story in case some newbie wants to learn how to apply this trick. # lsusb Bus 001...
by tryngf
14 Aug 2013, 03:10
Forum: Customization and installing new packages
Topic: sfdisk trick for extra partitions on USB stick after install
Replies: 6
Views: 7870

Re: sfdisk trick for extra partitions on USB stick after ins

No, the first partition is what I leave to the SysResc CD. I don't touch it... Well I could, but I like writing on second or third partition that I formated: $ mke2fs -t ext3 /deb/sdc2 I can't boot into this one SysResc CD (made with this sfdisk trick above) now because all my systems are working, a...
by tryngf
12 Aug 2013, 20:09
Forum: Customization and installing new packages
Topic: sfdisk trick for extra partitions on USB stick after install
Replies: 6
Views: 7870

Re: sfdisk trick for extra partitions on USB stick after ins

Hi, gernot! I always boot with 'docache'. I don't often use gparted. I prefer these in my post above. This to me looks like pronto extra partitions there, no hussle. Ready-to-use whatever I put in the extra partitions, along with ready-to-use fine System Rescue CD on my USB pendrive. Anyway, in case...
by tryngf
12 Aug 2013, 10:31
Forum: Customization and installing new packages
Topic: sfdisk trick for extra partitions on USB stick after install
Replies: 6
Views: 7870

sfdisk trick for extra partitions on USB stick after install

EDIT START Tue Apr 8 08:20:01 UTC 2014 There I often had serious malfunction when I applied this "trick". This is *NOT* a reliable thing to do at all. I don't anymore do it. There I am, next, about to write an explanation below, after some 3-4 old posts. EDIT END I just figured out how to have two m...