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bobthebob1234
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PostPosted: Sat Feb 27, 2010 7:00 pm    Post subject: usb stick Reply with quote

Anybody recommend a cheap usb to install ubuntu onto?

Or shall i just order the cheapest usb stick on amazon?
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PostPosted: Sun Feb 28, 2010 12:31 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Any plain USB stick should do, just be aware that cheaper ones usually have a shorter life span.
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PostPosted: Thu Apr 22, 2010 7:52 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

You want a good quality stick if you want to run a live install, mainly because they may have better "wear levelling" capabilities.
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