True Stories of Knoppix Rescues (13 tags)
A battle-hardened sysadmin shares his near-death tales ... of Knoppix rescue. Kyle Rankin, author of Knoppix Hacks, is a true Knoppix veteran with endless stories of broken systems and machines in distress. In this article, he shares a few of his favorites, complete with outcomes and weapons of choice. Not for the faint of heart.
Using and Customizing Knoppix (11 tags)
Several Linux distributions boot directly from CD-ROMs. How many are usable in that state? How many are customizable in that state? Klaus Knopper's Knoppix is perhaps the best known of these distributions. Robert Bernier explains how to use Knoppix and how to customize your own self-booting distribution CD.