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What about newbies? Please make it easier to *at least* the boot part, after that there's the gentoo handbook ;). (Like many, I started learning most of the things that I know with the handbook, so I couldn't figure that liveusb@windows alone).<br><br>I believe it was OpenSolaris that had this well worked out. Their livecd had a small script that allowed to copy itself to a liveusb.<br><br>I started writing the script for gentoo some time ago, but had to stop.<br><br>Besides, environmentally speaking liveusb should be encouraged :p <br><br>> Subject: Re: [gentoo-releng] Re: Call for feature requests for 2008.0<br>> From: email@example.com<br>> To: firstname.lastname@example.org<br>> Date: Fri, 25 Jan 2008 11:34:57 -0800<br>> <br>> On Fri, 2008-01-25 at 11:02 -0800, Arthur Britto wrote:<br>> > For people who have CDROM driver issues or lack of a CDROM drive,<br>> > LiveUSB images would be nice a addition to 2008.0:<br>> > <br>> > Gentoo Linux LiveUSB HOWTO<br>> > http://www.gentoo.org/doc/en/liveusb.xml<br>> > <br>> > Unfortunately, some potential users are not in a position to follow the<br>> > instructions due to lack of access to a Gentoo root shell.<br>> <br>> You don't need access to Gentoo. You can use any Linux, or even MacOS<br>> or Windows, to remaster the image.<br>> <br>> -- <br>> Chris Gianelloni<br>> Release Engineering Strategic Lead<br>> Games Developer<br><br /><hr />Express yourself instantly with MSN Messenger! <a href='http://clk.atdmt.com/AVE/go/onm00200471ave/direct/01/' target='_new'>MSN Messenger</a></body>