[FOSDEM] Borrow CD drive?

David Baines david_baines at sil.org
Fri Feb 5 19:59:34 CET 2010


I saw that it runs on windows, but can it make a bootable windows disk?
Could you point me to directions for doing that, I tried it yesterday, 
and it didn't seem to work.
I think that the problem may have been to do with having an OEM version 
of XP.

Very many thanks,
David.

Joost Ringoot wrote:
> look again, it works also with netbsd and freebsd and (Curse 
> alert!!!)... Windows.
>
> 2010/2/5 Andrew Stormont <andyjstormont at googlemail.com 
> <mailto:andyjstormont at googlemail.com>>
>
>     Unetbookin only works with Linux :\
>
>
>     On 5 February 2010 14:38, Ewald Tienkamp <ewald at tienkamp.nl
>     <mailto:ewald at tienkamp.nl>> wrote:
>
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>         The following was received from Andrew Stormont, on 02/05/10
>         14:29:
>         > My CD drive has died on me (been burning CD's all night) and
>         I still need to
>         > get an OS installed on my Netbook, for my stall.
>
>         If it's just about that install on your netbook, you could use
>         UNetbootin to create a bootable usb-drive:
>         http://unetbootin.sourceforge.net/
>
>         Regards,
>         - --
>         Ewald Tienkamp
>         06-BEL-EWALD
>         ewald at tienkamp.nl <mailto:ewald at tienkamp.nl>
>         http://ewald.tienkamp.info
>         http://ewald.tienkamp.nl
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