Re: Install OS to external drive possible?
Jerry McBride wrote:
> katy wrote:
>> I apologize if this was answered yet but is it possible to install Vista
>> an external drive? During beta period I had attempted to install the
>> vista beta to my WD external drive and was told by tech support that it
>> possible (at that time). Has this changed now so that it IS now possible?
>> and is it possible to install ANY operating system to an external drive?
> ANY operating system? Yup, Linux will do that, no problems. If you have
> relatively recent hardware, you can even boot off it when it's done
Any of the BSD's will also boot from a USB stick or other external
drive, as long as the machine's BIOS supports it. Seems to me I
once saw a reference to a home-brew version of XP which would live
on a USB stick. Maybe google would reveal it.