[chirp_users] Chirp LiveCD update

Alvin Koffman ka9qlq at gmail.com
Mon Jan 7 04:20:19 PST 2013


every time you want to boot from a USB you have to go into the BIOS and you
probably won't be able to make that permanent. on my PC you have to do that
every boot. http://www.pendrivelinux.com/ is a great resource. I know that
the Puppy Linux CD you can remster on the fly
*Alvin Koffman
**When thou goest ... altogether on a smoke..
Let the heavens be glad Exodus 4:21;19:18; 1 Chr 16;31 KJV*


On Mon, Jan 7, 2013 at 4:16 AM, Ken G <kdubya at iinet.net.au> wrote:

> I’ve already created a cd which works perfectly and today I thought I’d
> try creating a bootable USB stick. It all went well as per the wiki
> instructions but I came to a grinding halt when I discovered that my PC
> (Windows 7 Pro 32 bit) has no option to boot from  a USB port. It only has
> the C: drive, the Floppy drive (does anyone use them any more?) and the
> CD/DVD drive. I can’t see anywhere to add the USB to the available options,
> or any way to change the Floppy drive option to USB. Any suggestions?****
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> *From:* chirp_users-bounces at intrepid.danplanet.com [mailto:
> chirp_users-bounces at intrepid.danplanet.com] *On Behalf Of *B Giff
> *Sent:* Sunday, 30 December 2012 1:12 AM
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> chirp_users at intrepid.danplanet.com
> *Subject:* [chirp_users] Chirp LiveCD update****
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> I am currently uploading a new version of the Chirp LiveCD.  It should be
> available for download by 1900GMT.
> http://sourceforge.net/projects/chirplivecd
> I've added a few new features to make the CD even more useful.  First is
> an updater for Chirp.  You will see an orange icon on the desktop titled
> Chirp Updater.  Double click it and follow the on screen instructions to
> update Chirp to the latest release.  Please note that if you are running
> from a CD, the changes will NOT be retained.  When you reboot the computer,
> you will be back to the old version of Chirp.  If you plan to use the
> liveCD more than a time or two, I recommend you make a bootable USB drive
> (LiveUSB).  Instructions are located in the project's wiki.  The LiveUSB
> will retain the updated Chirp and any files you save.
>
> For the Chirp developers out there, mercurial is included in this release.
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> For digital mode users, Fldigi is included in this release.
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> Note to all, I will be unable to push out another release until February.
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