USB Gentoo 2007.0 install

 
You’ll need the following to make a Gentoo Live USB:
  • 1GB or Larger USB Flash Pen Drive
  • Gentoo Linux ISO
  • HP USB format tool (optional)
  • figt.zip
  1. Download the HP USB format tool and format your stick with the tool using the Fat or Fat32 file system
  2. Create a new folder named GentooUSB on your computer
  3. Download the Gentoo Linux ISO and move it to the GentooUSB folder
  4. Download fixgt.zip and "extract" the contents to the GentooUSB folder
  5. Click fixgt.bat from the folder (follow the onscreen instructions)
  6. Copy all the files from the GentooUSB folder to your USB flash pen drive (X)
  7. Click makeboot.bat from the USB stick to make the drive bootable
  8. Reboot your PC and set your system BIOS or Boot Menu to boot from the USB device, save your changes and reboot
  9. Upon reboot, you should have a successful launch of Gentoo USB Linux from your USB memory stick.

Note: If you need any additional help making your flash drive boot, check out our BIOS boot options section or Tools Section.

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文章错误更正:从6部开始,解压文件会自动创建一个Gentoo的目录文件夹,把Gentoo目录的所有文件cp到USB中。然后执行makeboot.bat。这样就对了。

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