Puppy Linux Discussion Forum Forum Index Puppy Linux Discussion Forum
Puppy HOME page : puppylinux.com
"THE" alternative forum : puppylinux.info
 FAQFAQ   SearchSearch   MemberlistMemberlist   UsergroupsUsergroups   RegisterRegister 
 ProfileProfile   Log in to check your private messagesLog in to check your private messages   Log inLog in 

The time now is Wed 01 Jul 2015, 23:59
All times are UTC - 4
 Forum index » House Training » Beginners Help ( Start Here)
Booting from floppy: downloading boot2pup file instructions
Moderators: Flash, Ian, JohnMurga
Post_new_topic   Reply_to_topic View_previous_topic :: View_next_topic
Page 1 of 1 Posts_count  
Author Message

PostPosted: Sat 04 Jun 2005, 12:26    Post_subject:  Booting from floppy: downloading boot2pup file instructions  

i am trying to follow the instructions on puppy page "my pc can not bott from usb...the file i shall be downloading ,boot2pup.img.gz,loks like lines of code.No file to down load..I must be doing something wrong.

It is nice to have people in this world who would not mind to spread/share their knowledge wih he othes.Respect..
thnk you for your help Very Happy
Back to top
Puppy Master

Joined: 04 May 2005
Posts: 4078

PostPosted: Sat 04 Jun 2005, 13:09    Post_subject:  

the server mime settings for .gz files are wrong (server mime settings often are wrong) ... so to the server, a gz file is a text file

try right-clicking the link and selecting Save Link As... from the menu

when you download a gz file as a text file, it can sometimes get corrupted

here's a zip version of the boot2pup file:
see: http://www.murga.org/%7Epuppy/viewtopic.php?t=52
Back to top
View user's profile Send_private_message 
Display_posts:   Sort by:   
Page 1 of 1 Posts_count  
Post_new_topic   Reply_to_topic View_previous_topic :: View_next_topic
 Forum index » House Training » Beginners Help ( Start Here)
Jump to:  

You cannot attach files in this forum
You can download files in this forum

Powered by phpBB © 2001, 2005 phpBB Group
[ Time: 0.0404s ][ Queries: 12 (0.0077s) ][ GZIP on ]