Table of Contents

Boot Linux from USB Hard Disk
About this Document
Why to install Linux on a USB drive?
Grub the boot loader
Problem during boot
Solution with Kernel parameter
Solution with INITRD
Quick install
How it works in Details
How to install Gentoo on a USB Hard disk
Modifications on the USB root filesystem
How to create an initrd and linuxrc
Customizing the sample initrd.gz
Creating initrd from scratch
Debugging the boot process

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