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by El_Matador
Tue Nov 01, 2011 8:45 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Visopsys 0.71 released
Replies: 6
Views: 17156

Re: Visopsys 0.71 released

New features include the ability to boot from a USB device (a new USB image is available for download) and the ability to power down the system.
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No problems so far.

PS: is there any difference between the .iso(6.5M) and the usb .img(1.8M)?
by El_Matador
Sat Sep 24, 2011 1:31 am
Forum: General
Topic: Installing/booting Visopsys from USB?
Replies: 17
Views: 34230

Re: Installing/booting Visopsys from USB?

The first one is a non-fatal error that means the USB (SCSI) disk driver wasn't able to guess disk geometry numbers that match up with the number of sectors on the disk. USB disks don't really have geometry, but certain things (notably the disk partitioning code) expect there to be a 'cylinders' va...
by El_Matador
Thu Sep 22, 2011 9:45 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Installing/booting Visopsys from USB?
Replies: 17
Views: 34230

Re: Installing/booting Visopsys from USB?

What does this error mean? (I'm booting Visopsys from USB)
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by El_Matador
Wed Sep 21, 2011 6:05 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Installing/booting Visopsys from USB?
Replies: 17
Views: 34230

Re: Installing/booting Visopsys from USB?

It could be an issue with the stick or the port. The issue was with the stick. you'll be able to use scripts in the utils/ directory to create USB images. I will be using them. Here's a USB image that I just created for you: http://visopsys.org/files/misc/visopsys-2011-09-20-usb-img.zip Thanks that...
by El_Matador
Tue Sep 20, 2011 10:25 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Installing/booting Visopsys from USB?
Replies: 17
Views: 34230

Re: Installing/booting Visopsys from USB?

1) I have tried both options
2) hd0a and cd0
3) no errors

I think it isn't a Visopsys related problem. Some other OSes don't recognize it.

Is it possible to use unetbootin or a similar tool to create a booteable USB drive for Visopsys?
by El_Matador
Tue Sep 20, 2011 9:04 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Installing/booting Visopsys from USB?
Replies: 17
Views: 34230

Re: Installing/booting Visopsys from USB?

It is partitioned and I am using the image posted above.
by El_Matador
Tue Sep 20, 2011 7:46 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Installing/booting Visopsys from USB?
Replies: 17
Views: 34230

Re: Installing/booting Visopsys from USB?

Is the installer supposed to recognize my USB? I have connected it but the only thing the installer sees is the hard disk.
by El_Matador
Tue Sep 20, 2011 12:05 am
Forum: General
Topic: Installing/booting Visopsys from USB?
Replies: 17
Views: 34230

Re: Installing/booting Visopsys from USB?

Andy: could you tell me how to install Visopsys on my USB flash drive?
by El_Matador
Wed Jun 29, 2011 10:27 pm
Forum: General
Topic: About Visopsys design
Replies: 8
Views: 19302

Re: About Visopsys design

The logo looks good, but I think it can look better
by El_Matador
Tue Jun 28, 2011 7:11 pm
Forum: General
Topic: About Visopsys design
Replies: 8
Views: 19302

Re: About Visopsys design

@espectalll123 Did something happen with your website? I can't see the images you posted before.