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Saving changes in the environment[ edit ] Prior to Knoppix 3. This lack of persistence then made it necessary to save documents directly to a hard drive partition, over the network, or to some removable media , such as a USB flash drive. A single file, knoppix. This allowed the user to transparently write to their home directory. Union mount support was added in version 3. This was later replaced by Aufs in 5.
The writable media could be memory ramdisk , a hard disk, USB flash drive, etc. This means that the user could modify the software installed on the Knoppix system, such as by using APT to install or update software. The storage device containing the changes needed to be present whenever Knoppix is started, else only the original data from the disc would be used. This functionality was only available through Knoppix 5. Subsequently, the Live CD paradigm has transformed into portable operating systems that run on external storage.
For example, the user may wish to boot into a plain console, or proceed without SCSI support. For this, Knoppix allows the user to enter one or more cheat codes at the prompt before booting. If the user does not enter a cheat code, or does not press any key before the timeout, Knoppix will boot with its default options. The automatic hardware detection cannot cope with all hardware, and sometimes the drivers used will not be optimal. Knoppix has difficulty recognizing some cards made before , or motherboards with a BIOS made before In some cases, manual configuration with codes entered at boot time can overcome problems with automatic detection.
The only window running in the twm session by default is xterm.
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