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  • tnswimmer68 commented on AUGUSTO VJ's instructable EMERGENCY PHONE CHARGING HACK1 month ago
    EMERGENCY PHONE CHARGING HACK

    that's a good one, I thought of that before, but didn't think about using the car charger to get to the + - leads. Question, what if the only battery was a car battery and you were stranded from a car problem (but battery is okay). Would that charge or fry the cable? Can you use a make shift resistor if the voltage is too high?

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  • How to Install a Linux OS in your USB Flash Drive and turn it into a Portable App Suite

    Instructions worked well.. until I rebooted. I made it persistant so I can save changes to a 32gb USB flash drive with64-bit version of 16.04 Ubuntu LTS iso.I want to keep Ubuntu so I can use it on different computers, but as soon as I make changes/run updates and reboot. It takes me to the "(initramfs) Unable to find a medium containing a live file system." I can't install or boot to disk or anything after that. I re-imaged my USB drive again, and tried again.. made just a few changes and rebooted.. same issue. I tried booting on another machine, same message.. unable to find live file system. These are all Dell Win7 64-bit computers, but different models. Any ideas? I've downloaded the 32-bit version of the ISO and will try that this time. But any ideas what might be the pro...see more »Instructions worked well.. until I rebooted. I made it persistant so I can save changes to a 32gb USB flash drive with64-bit version of 16.04 Ubuntu LTS iso.I want to keep Ubuntu so I can use it on different computers, but as soon as I make changes/run updates and reboot. It takes me to the "(initramfs) Unable to find a medium containing a live file system." I can't install or boot to disk or anything after that. I re-imaged my USB drive again, and tried again.. made just a few changes and rebooted.. same issue. I tried booting on another machine, same message.. unable to find live file system. These are all Dell Win7 64-bit computers, but different models. Any ideas? I've downloaded the 32-bit version of the ISO and will try that this time. But any ideas what might be the problem?

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