Create a USB Recovery Is Possible (RIP) Linux bootable flash drive using YUMI from within Windows. RIP Linux is a Salckware based distribution created by Kent Robotti. It can be used for USB recovery and system maintenance.
This portable Linux Operating System ships packed full of useful tools including;
- TestDisk to recover deleted partitions.
- GParted, fdisk, cfdisk, parted partition managers.
- PhotoRec to recover deleted files.
- ntfsprogs for managing ntfs filesystems and much more.
Boot into an X Windows environment or run the OS without any GUI. Both 32bit and 64 bit kernels are available within the same distribution.
USB Recovery is Possible - RIP Linux
Home Page: Project Page
Persistent Feature: Untested
Essentials to Boot RIP Linux from USB
- Windows PC (to perform the Install in this case)
- USB flash drive
How to create a RIP Linux Bootable USB
To create a RIP Linux Bootable USB flash drive,
- Download and launch YUMI
- Step 1: Select your flash drive from the drop list.
Step 2: Then choose RIP Linux (Recovery Distro) from the list.
Step 3: Browse to your ISO, and then click Create.
- Once YUMI has finished, reboot your PC and set your BIOS or Boot menu to boot directly from the USB device.
- Then boot up from your recovery is possible USB.
If all went well, you should now be presented with the YUMI Boot Menu containing a new entry to "Run RIP Linux from USB".