March 1, 2013 AT 5:00 am

BerryBoot Multi-Boot Launcher #piday #raspberrypi @Raspberry_Pi

Berryboot

For people short on SD cards: Berryboot is a simple boot selection screen, allowing you to put multiple Linux distribution on a single SD card.

In addition it allows you to put the operating system files on an external USB hard drive instead of on the SD card itself. From BerryBoot:

For people short on SD cards: Berryboot is a simple boot selection screen, allowing you to put multiple Linux distribution on a single SD card.

In addition it allows you to put the operating system files on an external USB hard drive instead of on the SD card itself.

Download link Berryboot for the Raspberry Pi: berryboot-20130225.zip

To install: extract the contents of the .zip file to a normal (FAT formatted) SD card, and put it in your Raspberry Pi.
This can be simply done under Windows without any special image writer software.

Once you start your Pi it will start an installer that reformats the SD card and downloads the operating systems files from the Internet.

Read more.


Check out all the Circuit Playground Episodes! Our new kid’s show and subscribe!

Have an amazing project to share? Join the SHOW-AND-TELL every Wednesday night at 7:30pm ET on Google+ Hangouts.

Join us every Wednesday night at 8pm ET for Ask an Engineer!

Learn resistor values with Mho’s Resistance or get the best electronics calculator for engineers “Circuit Playground”Adafruit’s Apps!


Maker Business — The Essential Guide to Electronics in Shenzhen

Wearables — Lithium Batteries: a soft touch goes a long way

Electronics — Capacitor Polarity Markers

Biohacking — Can Gizmos Cure Insomnia? – The New Yorker

Get the only spam-free daily newsletter about wearables, running a "maker business", electronic tips and more! Subscribe at AdafruitDaily.com !



No Comments

No comments yet.

Sorry, the comment form is closed at this time.