How to install Damn Small Linux on a USB stick via Linux

DSL (Damn Small Linux) is a mini Linux distribution that occupies only 50 MB of space, approximately.On the website of the distribution, they have published a guide to install DSL on a USB stick but it does not work, so I have posted this guide on how to install a DSL pendrive that does work […]


iotop : Howto find the disk usage of each process in ubuntu linux

You can use the utility “iotop” to find out the “disk usage of each process” running on your system.Type this command at terminal to install “iotop” on your system. $ sudo apt-get install iotop If you just want to know the cpu usage and memory usage of each process, then simply use “top” command for […]


Boot and run Linux from a USB flash memory stick

On October 19, 2008, in Boot and run Linux from a USB flash memory stick, by Dipin Krishna

Carry a portable Linux version with you on a USB flash pen drive. Easily bring your portable desktop with you wherever you go. USB Linux installation enables you to install a portable Linux operating system on a flash drive or USB key no larger than your thumb (thumbdrive). This portable Linux operating system can then […]