boot error

Asked by Larry Henry on 2011-10-09

I used UNetBootin to create a 8Gb Sandisk flash drive no errors were logged during creation...when i try to boot with my BIOS set to boot from "removable/usb drive i get the error "Boot Error" in a terminal window/ BTW my flASH IS FORMATTRED IN FAT32...THANKS...TRYING to create a Puppy Linux install on the flash...my CD burner quit working...
Larry

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Larry Henry
Solved:
2011-10-10
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2011-10-10
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Larry Henry (lehenry) said : #1

Operating System
 MS Windows XP Home 32-bit SP3
CPU
 AMD Athlon 64 3200+ 52 °C
 NewCastle 0.13um Technology
RAM
 2.00 GB Single-Channel DDR @ 199MHz (3-3-3-8)
Motherboard
 MICRO-STAR MS-7145 (Socket 754) 51 °C
Graphics
 e15t4 (1024x768@60Hz)
 ATI video (MSI)
Hard Drives
 98GB Seagate ST3100011A (PATA) 32 °C
Optical Drives
 HL-DT-ST DVDRRW GWA-4164B
Audio
 Realtek AC'97 Audio

Larry Henry (lehenry) said : #2

never mind folks...put a "junk" Cd writer in my PC and was able to burn a live "puppy" and create a USB stick off it.....booted off the USB now to write this reply...LOVE Puppy...
Thanks...Larry H.