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 From:  "Kimmo Jaskari" <kimmo dot jaskari at gmail dot com>
 To:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Using a USB Stick
 Date:  Thu, 7 Dec 2006 12:05:47 +0200
Flash memory is not designed to be a medium to which intensive writes
occur. However, anything up to and  including writing stuff down
longhand is better than floppies. ;)

Since the original question was if an USB flashram stick could be used
instead of a floppy, the answer to that would be no right - since the
question seems to be whether or not just the floppy could be replaced
that way, while still booting from CD? That is how I read it anyway.

A better way would be to buy an IDE flash ram module from Transcend. A
small one will do so we're not talking much money either. Then just
install the m0n0 image onto that and use it like a "hard drive" and
presto you've done away with the need for either the CD, the floppy or
any USB flashram.