bootable USB key

Ed Greshko Ed.Greshko at
Sun Mar 3 01:06:31 UTC 2013

On 03/03/13 08:56, Patrick Dupre wrote:
> Hello,
> I was thinking in making a bootable USB key for the installation.
> I read:
> There is instruction about creating partitions and install the .iso on one
> of them and make it bootable. The example is with a single partition:
> su -c "livecd-iso-to-disk --reset-mbr  Fedora-17-x86_64-Live-Desktop.iso /dev/sdX"
> I am surprise taht we could not make the same on a specific partition by
> making it bootable, like we do on a usual hardrive.
> UNetbootin or liveusb-creator do not seem to have this option.
> Am I wrong?

You are "wrong" in one respect.

You wrote two posts....

Subject: bootable USB key


Subject: installation issue 2

With the exact same question.  You've done that more than once.  So, the list ends up with 2 threads started by you talking about the same thing.  Not a good way to keep things tidy.

>From now on, at least during winter time, Im going to blame all spelling an grammar erros on the cat sitting on my chest every time I sit down at the computer....

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