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Re: usb help

I was looking for the same information -how to make a usb stick
persistent- and could not find it in in the manual. A page on from the
wiki [1] gave me the answer although information there is not completely
valid for current vesion (persistent file/partition was named "caper-rw").

Maybe a "4.3.4 Persitency" chapter (just after "4.3.3 Using the space left
on a USB stick") could help people. Something about "live-rw" partitions
being autodiscoverd when "persistent" flag is added at boot time (or in


   [1]  http://wiki.debian.org/DebianLive/Howto/Custom_Install

On 10/19/2010 08:24 AM, Ted Wager wrote:
> I have just copied debian-live-506-i386gnome-desktop.img to a usb stick
and it boots and runs ok...I  then made a second partition on the stick
for persist.Can anyone tell me how I get the .img file to see the
persist partition when I boot so as to save any changes I make ?

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