Hello all. I'm new to this forum. I've been planning to use Linux on older hardware (laptops) that I have, but I haven't been able to successfully install it via USB.

I'm trying to install Crunchbang onto an old IBM T30 via USB, but I end up getting "Boot Error". I tried the USB thumb drive on a different PC and it worked. I installed Crunchbang onto the thumb drive with the following methods,

http://www.pendrivelinux.com/make-a-...nchbang-linux/

http://seogadget.co.uk/how-to-instal...n-a-usb-drive/

but I still got the same error. Has anybody ever run into this issue before and what did you do to remedy it? Thanks.