[chirp_users] An early Christmas present for CHIRP users

Lou Blasco radio at ozemail.com.au
Tue Dec 25 18:25:50 PST 2012


Thanks Bobby,

That makes perfect sense.

Lou
VK3ALB

At 13:20 26/12/2012, you wrote:
>Lou,
>
>I personally like to use a 4 GB stick when I install additional programs
>on the stick to make it a 'live-production' drive.  That allows some
>space to keep documents and other data on the drive.
>
>I typically use 2 GB sticks for regular live disk distributions such as
>ubuntu, mint, and others.  I mostly use these to install the
>distribution on my machine.  I never use a 1 GB stick as a 'live drive',
>but you probably could.
>
>
>Bobby G
>
>
>On 12/25/2012 09:07 PM, Lou Blasco wrote:
> > Why 4GB, isn't a 1GB stick big enough?
> >
> > Lou
> > VK3ALB
> >
> > At 13:03 26/12/2012, you wrote:
> >> Gary,
> >>
> >> Click on the 'Diskimage' radio button.  In the area next to the ISO
> >> selection box, click on the '...' area to browse to where you saved the
> >> disk image.  Make sure you have at least a 4 GB USB drive plugged in,
> >> and press 'OK'.  UNetbootin should start copying the image to the USB
> >> drive.  When it is finished, reboot.  Enjoy linux and Chirp!
> >>
> >> Bobby G
> >>
> >> On 12/25/2012 08:38 PM, GaryErrol wrote:
> >>> I down loaded UNetbootin and installed on a micro SD card in an
> >> USB adapter. When I ran the program it asks me to Select
> >> Distribution and than gives me a list. Which one should I choose?
> >> My operating system is XP.
> >>> GaryErrol
> >>>
> >>> -------Original Message-------
> >>> From: Jim Unroe [rock.unroe at gmail.com]
> >>> Date: Tue, Dec 25, 2012
> >>> To: Discussion of CHIRP [chirp_users at intrepid.danplanet.com]
> >>> Reply To: Discussion of CHIRP [chirp_users at intrepid.danplanet.com]
> >>> Subject: Re: [chirp_users] An early Christmas present for CHIRP users
> >>>
> >>> My favorite for burning CD images in Windows is ImgBurn
> >> (http://www.imgburn.com/). It is very reliable and free. Another
> >> thing you can do is 'burn' the image to a USB flash drive using
> >> UNetbootin (http://unetbootin.sourceforge.net/). That's what I did.
> >>> Jim KC9HI
> >>>
> >>> On Tue, Dec 25, 2012 at 5:48 PM, Dan Smith <dsmith at danplanet.com> wrote:
> >>>> I downloaded the file to my Windows desktop, then sent it to a CD. Both
> >>>> of my computers are set to boot CD then HD, but Windows still starts
> >>>> up.  I've done something wrong.
> >>> It's an image of a CD, which means you need to burn it to the CD as an
> >>> image, not just as a file on the CD. I'm sure googling "burn image to cd
> >>> in windows" will turn up something useful. I imagine Windows 7 has a way
> >>> to do this built-in. Both Linux and MacOS have had this point-and-click
> >>> behavior integrated for years, without add-on software.
> >>>
> >>> --
> >>> Dan Smith
> >>> www.danplanet.com
> >>> KK7DS
> >>>
> >>>
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