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Re: ancient help for a slug

I had a problem with custom software not working on debian 6 so did a how to on installing lenny on a usb flash drive if that's any good to you?
Sent from my Android phone with K-9 Mail. Please excuse my brevity.

mick <mbm@rlogin.net> wrote:
On Sun, 14 Apr 2013 15:17:41 +0100
Richard Bown <richard@g8jvm.info> allegedly wrote:

> Hi Guys
> I'm trying to reduce my energy footprint here, and decide to rub the
> dust off an old NSLU2 It did have Deb on it years ago when I got it,
> but nowhere did I write down the ssh passwords, so it was a reflash
> job.

Why not just mount the USB disk on another machine and edit the passwd

> I just want to use it as a Cups server with just one printer on
> it. I see Debian 5 was too big for it, and there is a way of using
> Debian6 with an external USB HDD. which is a bit OTT for just a print
> server. In the end I flashed it with SlugOSBE, installed Cups, but it
> wouldn't run as it wanted a module printer.o

Martin provides a debian 6 tarball at
(see instructions at http://www.cyrius.com/debian/nslu2/unpack.html)


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