Install Linux on Pendrive

Everyone at some point or other has had nightmare of crashing the entire system while installing Linux.Some of us would have lot bad experiences too ! But using Linux in todays date is like buying an ice-cream.So you gotto experience different flavors of ice-cream and enjoy it thoroughly.And the Open Source community makes it one step closer, Yes ! you install your favorite Linux distro on a small Pen drive Ubuntu fedora and many more. Carry it to play games, practice UNIX, securely do a transaction,mail on the go if your system is crashed its all there on the pen drive.

Installing on Windows

Install SLAX to a Pen Drive from Windows

How to Create a SLAX Pen Drive from Windows: In the following tutorial we show you how easy it is to install SLAX Linux to a USB Pen Drive from within Windows.SLAX is a tiny 200MB Linux distribution. It is essentially a stripped down version of Slackware Linux. SLAX is offered in a compressed tar format for extraction to a USB stick, SLAX Linux does feature the ability add or remove modules on the fly and save your changes persistently for use on subsequent boots.Using SLAX is much simpler than using Ubuntu Linux or its KDE version Kubuntu. Portable SLAX Desktop Screenshot [caption id="attachment_32" align="aligncenter" width="300"]linux pendrive install Slax Screenschot[/caption] Distribution Home Page: slax.org

USB SLAX Pen Drive creation tutorial:

  1. Download the SLAX 6.1.2 ISO
  2. Download and run Universal USB Installer, select SLAX 6.1.2, and follow the onscreen instructions
  3. Once the script has finished, reboot your computer, set your BIOS or Boot Menu to boot from the USB device and save your settings. On next boot, you should have a successful launch of your Portable SLAX