INTRODUCTION THE PROGRAMS QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS
Start-Up/Hardware Your Files

BOOT OPTIONS




For a complete list, see the Knoppix "cheatcodes".

failsafe Try this if your new laptop does not work.
knoppix lang=us English-language user interface.
knoppix screen=1280x1024 Maximal screen resolution of 1280x1024.
knoppix alsa Try this if your sound card does not work.
knoppix home=scan Sn°frix automatically discovers your persistent home directory.
knoppix config=scan Sn°frix automatically discovers your configuration.
knoppix tohd=/dev/hda1 Copy the compressed KNOPPIX image to hard disk.
knoppix toram Copy the compressed KNOPPIX image to memory (RAM).

You can use multiple boot options simultaneously, for example:

knoppix lang=nn alsa screen=1600x1200