[IAEP] Feedback on installing the Windows sugar stick
tomeu at sugarlabs.org
Mon Jul 13 04:37:04 EDT 2009
(just received this email today, what's going on with the lists?)
On Thu, Jun 25, 2009 at 23:15, Sean Daly<sdaly at sugarlabs.org> wrote:
> Many thanks Klaas for reporting the error and proposing a workaround!
> Mathieu, could you or someone you know get this info to the LiveUSB
> Creator people?
Here is the link to their bug tracker:
Would be good to search if the issue is already tracked and enter a
new one if it isn't.
> Sebastian, do you think we should update the wiki with this workaround?
> On Thu, Jun 25, 2009 at 10:08 PM, klaas langhout<klaasl at hotmail.com> wrote:
>> Quick feedback:
>> - using
>> - did: Download the latest version of Fedora LiveUSB Creator from
>> http://fedorahosted.org/liveusb-creator/ and extract it;
>> The instructions didn't match the current LiveUSB creator. In specific,
>> when I launched the app, no option to format existed but, the download for
>> Sugar on a Stick was already there. It failed to create and, in looking at
>> the log file it was because of a UNC path usage that was invalid on Windows
>> Z:\liveusb-creator-3.7\liveusb-creator-3.7>type liveusb-creator.log
>> tools\7z.exe x "soas-strawberry.iso" -x![BOOT] -y -oE:
>> CMD.EXE was started with the above path as the current directory.
>> UNC paths are not supported. Defaulting to Windows directory.
>> The system cannot find the path specified.
>> I had to manually invoke as: 7z.exe x "..\soas-strawberry.iso" -x![BOOT] -y
>> Cheers, thanks for puttting this together.
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