Knoppix is missing the patch command

Simon Geard delgarde at
Wed Dec 16 00:27:38 PST 2009

On Wed, 2009-12-16 at 00:34 -0500, Chris Staub wrote:
> I believe you can install extra stuff while using a livecd - just use 
> whatever its package manager installation commands are (I believe 
> Knoppix is based on Debian so you should just be able to use apt-get) - 
> of course you'd have to install the package(s) again should you reboot...

Can't speak for Knoppix, but no - live CDs often have a read-only root


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