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This package was approved by moderator AdmiringWorm on 2/13/2018.

Tuxboot helps you to create a bootable Live USB drive for Clonezilla live, DRBL live, GParted live and Tux2live. It is modified from UNetbootin and runs on both MS Windows and GNU/Linux. You can choose to download the latest version of Clonezilla live, DRBL live, or GParted live ISO/zip file then create the live USB. Features:
Support Clonezilla live, DRBL live, GParted live and Tux2live. Tuxboot uses the syslinux in the ISO/zip file to make your USB drive bootable, so it is compatible with the same version of syslinux boot menu in the ISO/zip file.
Auto find the latest version.
Download an ISO file and build bootable USB flash drive on the fly.

To install Tuxboot, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install tuxboot

To upgrade Tuxboot, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade tuxboot


  • tools\chocolateyinstall.ps1 Show
    $packageArgs = @{
      packageName            = "$env:chocolateyPackageName"
      FileFullPath           = "$(Split-Path -Parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)\tuxboot.exe"
      url                    = ''
      checksum               = '7c7149929f5dd28ab32ba96a7c966a3727a9acce9ac70731187cfd05d0c3c7fa'
      checksumType           = 'sha256'
    Get-ChocolateyWebFile @packageArgs

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This package has no dependencies.

Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • Thomas Tsai
  • Steven Shiau
  • Ceasar Sun
  • Jazz Wang


Copyright (c) 2010-2018 Thomas Tsai, Steven Shiau, Ceasar Sun, Jazz Wang


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