Commit 6e7be391 authored by Tails developers's avatar Tails developers
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doc: Rework resetting instructions.

parent e43e1b58
......@@ -7,7 +7,7 @@
msgid ""
msgstr ""
"Project-Id-Version: PACKAGE VERSION\n"
"POT-Creation-Date: 2012-03-23 13:56+0100\n"
"POT-Creation-Date: 2012-03-24 20:21+0100\n"
"PO-Revision-Date: YEAR-MO-DA HO:MI+ZONE\n"
"Last-Translator: FULL NAME <EMAIL@ADDRESS>\n"
"Language-Team: LANGUAGE <LL@li.org>\n"
......@@ -18,10 +18,8 @@ msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
msgid ""
"After installing Tails (both [[manually|manual_usb_installation]] and "
"[[using the USB installer|usb_installer]]), you will end up with a USB stick "
"in a weird state, and you might want to reset it, and use it for something "
"else."
"To erase Tails from a USB stick, and use it for something else, you have to "
"reset it."
msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
......@@ -31,10 +29,3 @@ msgid ""
"might still be able to tell that Tails was installed on the USB stick using\n"
"[[data recovery techniques|encryption_and_privacy/secure_deletion]].\n"
msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
msgid ""
"If at some point you are not sure about the device name it is recommended to "
"stop proceeding otherwise **you might risk overwriting any hard drive on the "
"system**."
msgstr ""
......@@ -7,7 +7,7 @@
msgid ""
msgstr ""
"Project-Id-Version: PACKAGE VERSION\n"
"POT-Creation-Date: 2012-03-23 13:56+0100\n"
"POT-Creation-Date: 2012-03-24 20:21+0100\n"
"PO-Revision-Date: YEAR-MO-DA HO:MI+ZONE\n"
"Last-Translator: FULL NAME <EMAIL@ADDRESS>\n"
"Language-Team: LANGUAGE <LL@li.org>\n"
......@@ -18,10 +18,8 @@ msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
msgid ""
"After installing Tails (both [[manually|manual_usb_installation]] and "
"[[using the USB installer|usb_installer]]), you will end up with a USB stick "
"in a weird state, and you might want to reset it, and use it for something "
"else."
"To erase Tails from a USB stick, and use it for something else, you have to "
"reset it."
msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
......@@ -31,10 +29,3 @@ msgid ""
"might still be able to tell that Tails was installed on the USB stick using\n"
"[[data recovery techniques|encryption_and_privacy/secure_deletion]].\n"
msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
msgid ""
"If at some point you are not sure about the device name it is recommended to "
"stop proceeding otherwise **you might risk overwriting any hard drive on the "
"system**."
msgstr ""
......@@ -7,7 +7,7 @@
msgid ""
msgstr ""
"Project-Id-Version: PACKAGE VERSION\n"
"POT-Creation-Date: 2012-03-23 13:56+0100\n"
"POT-Creation-Date: 2012-03-24 20:21+0100\n"
"PO-Revision-Date: YEAR-MO-DA HO:MI+ZONE\n"
"Last-Translator: FULL NAME <EMAIL@ADDRESS>\n"
"Language-Team: LANGUAGE <LL@li.org>\n"
......@@ -18,10 +18,8 @@ msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
msgid ""
"After installing Tails (both [[manually|manual_usb_installation]] and "
"[[using the USB installer|usb_installer]]), you will end up with a USB stick "
"in a weird state, and you might want to reset it, and use it for something "
"else."
"To erase Tails from a USB stick, and use it for something else, you have to "
"reset it."
msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
......@@ -31,10 +29,3 @@ msgid ""
"might still be able to tell that Tails was installed on the USB stick using\n"
"[[data recovery techniques|encryption_and_privacy/secure_deletion]].\n"
msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
msgid ""
"If at some point you are not sure about the device name it is recommended to "
"stop proceeding otherwise **you might risk overwriting any hard drive on the "
"system**."
msgstr ""
......@@ -4,7 +4,3 @@ reset it.
**The content of the USB stick will be lost in the operation,** but an attacker
might still be able to tell that Tails was installed on the USB stick using
[[data recovery techniques|encryption_and_privacy/secure_deletion]].
If at some point you are not sure about the device name it is recommended to
stop proceeding otherwise **you might risk overwriting any hard drive on the
system**.
......@@ -7,7 +7,7 @@
msgid ""
msgstr ""
"Project-Id-Version: PACKAGE VERSION\n"
"POT-Creation-Date: 2012-03-23 13:58+0100\n"
"POT-Creation-Date: 2012-03-24 20:46+0100\n"
"PO-Revision-Date: YEAR-MO-DA HO:MI+ZONE\n"
"Last-Translator: FULL NAME <EMAIL@ADDRESS>\n"
"Language-Team: LANGUAGE <LL@li.org>\n"
......@@ -28,117 +28,134 @@ msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
#, no-wrap
msgid "[[!toc levels=2]]\n"
msgid "[[!toc levels=1]]\n"
msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
#. type: Title =
#, no-wrap
msgid "<h2 class=\"bullet-number-one\">Select the device of the USB stick</h2>\n"
msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
msgid "Unplug the USB stick you want to reset."
msgid "Using <span class=\"application\">GNOME Disk Utility</span>\n"
msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
#, no-wrap
msgid ""
"Open the Gnome disk utility from the menu *Applications* → *System Tools* → "
"*Disk Utility*:"
"<div class=\"caution\">\n"
"<strong>You might overwrite any hard drive on the computer.</strong> If at some\n"
"point you are not sure about which device to choose, stop proceeding.\n"
"</div>\n"
msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
#, no-wrap
msgid "[[!img doc/installing_onto_a_usb_stick/linux/gnome_disk_utility.png link=no alt=\"Applications → System Tools → Disk Utility\"]]\n"
#. type: Bullet: '1. '
msgid "Make sure that the USB stick that you want to reset is unplugged."
msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
#, no-wrap
msgid ""
"The disk utility will list all the current storage devices on the left side "
"of the screen:"
"2. Choose\n"
" <span class=\"menuchoice\">\n"
" <span class=\"guimenu\">Applications</span>&nbsp;▸\n"
" <span class=\"guisubmenu\">System Tools</span>&nbsp;▸\n"
" <span class=\"guimenuitem\">Disk Utility</span>\n"
" </span>\n"
" to start <span class=\"application\">GNOME Disk Utility</span>.\n"
msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
#, no-wrap
msgid "[[!img doc/installing_onto_a_usb_stick/linux/storage_devices.png link=no alt=\"Storage devices, including USB peripherals\"]]\n"
msgid ""
" A list of all the storage devices on the computer appears in the left pane\n"
" of the window.\n"
msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
msgid ""
"Plug back the destination USB stick. A new device should appear in the list "
"of storage devices. Select it with the cursor:"
#. type: Bullet: '3. '
msgid "Plug the USB stick that you want to reset."
msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
#, no-wrap
msgid "[[!img doc/installing_onto_a_usb_stick/linux/destination_device.png link=no alt=\"A new storage device appeared at the end of the list\"]]\n"
msgid ""
" A new device appears in the list of storage devices in the left pane of the\n"
" window. This new device corresponds to the USB stick that you plugged in.\n"
" Click on it.\n"
msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
#. type: Bullet: '4. '
msgid ""
"Check that the description of the device corresponds to your destination USB "
"stick, its brand, its size, etc. on the right side of the screen."
"In the right pane of the window, verify that the device correspond to the "
"USB stick that you want to reset, its brand, its size, etc."
msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
#, no-wrap
msgid "[[!img doc/installing_onto_a_usb_stick/linux/destination_device_description.png link=no alt=\"Drive description containing: 'Device: /dev/sdc'\"]]\n"
#. type: Bullet: '5. '
msgid ""
"To reset the device, click on the <span class=\"button\">Format the drive</"
"span> button."
msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
#. type: Bullet: '6. '
msgid ""
"On this screenshot, the destination USB stick is a Kingston DataTraveler of "
"2.0 GB. Yours could be different."
"In the popup window, choose <span class=\"guilabel\">Master Boot Record</"
"span> from the <span class=\"guilabel\">Scheme</span> drop-down list. Then "
"click on the <span class=\"button\">Format</span> button."
msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
#, no-wrap
msgid "<h2 class=\"bullet-number-two\">Do the actual reset</h2>\n"
#. type: Bullet: '7. '
msgid ""
"In the confirmation dialog, click on the <span class=\"button\">Format</"
"span> button to confirm."
msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
#. type: Bullet: '8. '
msgid ""
"Click *Format Drive* on the right side of the screen. In the *Format* dialog "
"box that pops up, select the *Master Boot Record* scheme, then confirm as "
"many times as needed by clicking the *Format* button."
"To make sure that all the changes are written to the USB stick, click on the "
"<span class=\"button\">Safe Removal</span> button in the right pane."
msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
#. type: Title =
#, no-wrap
msgid "<h2 class=\"bullet-number-three\">Make sure all changes are written to the USB stick</h2>\n"
msgid "Resetting a Tails USB stick from itself\n"
msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
msgid ""
"Click *Safe Removal* on the right side of the screen. This makes sure all "
"changes are written to the USB stick."
"If Tails is your only Linux system, you can generally reset a Tails USB "
"stick directly from that USB stick running Tails."
msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
#, no-wrap
msgid "<h2 class=\"bullet-number-four\">Resetting a Tails USB stick from itself</h2>\n"
#. type: Bullet: '1. '
msgid ""
"When starting Tails, add the <span class=\"command\">toram</span> boot "
"parameter."
msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
#, no-wrap
msgid ""
"If you have no Linux system other than Tails, you can generally **reset a "
"Tails USB stick from that running Tails system itself**."
" To do so, when the boot menu appears, press <span class=\"key\">Tab</span>. A\n"
" list of boot options appears at the bottom of the screen. Press <span\n"
" class=\"key\">Space</span>, and type <span class=\"command\">toram</span>. Then\n"
" press <span class=\"key\">Enter</span> to start Tails.\n"
msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
#, no-wrap
msgid ""
"To do so, add the `toram` boot parameter: in the graphical boot menu, press "
"`TAB`, then press `Space`, then add the `toram` parameter to the boot "
"command line, then press `Enter`."
" <!--\n"
" FIXME: link to a general doc about the boot menu\n"
" -->\n"
msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
#. type: Bullet: '2. '
msgid ""
"If the system boots properly, just follow the instructions on this page."
"If Tails starts as usual, follow the instructions for [[resetting a USB "
"stick using <span class=\"application\">Disk Utility</span>|"
"resetting_a_usb_stick#index2h1]]."
msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
#, no-wrap
msgid ""
"Else, the computer you are using has not enough memory (RAM) for this "
"operation mode, and you may retry on another computer, or find another Linux "
"system (such as another Tails USB stick) to perform the reset from."
" **If the system fails to start**, that means that the computer does not have\n"
" enough memory for this operation mode. Try with another computer, or find\n"
" another Linux system, such as another Tails USB stick, to do the reset from.\n"
msgstr ""
......@@ -7,7 +7,7 @@
msgid ""
msgstr ""
"Project-Id-Version: PACKAGE VERSION\n"
"POT-Creation-Date: 2012-03-23 13:58+0100\n"
"POT-Creation-Date: 2012-03-24 20:46+0100\n"
"PO-Revision-Date: YEAR-MO-DA HO:MI+ZONE\n"
"Last-Translator: FULL NAME <EMAIL@ADDRESS>\n"
"Language-Team: LANGUAGE <LL@li.org>\n"
......@@ -28,117 +28,134 @@ msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
#, no-wrap
msgid "[[!toc levels=2]]\n"
msgid "[[!toc levels=1]]\n"
msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
#. type: Title =
#, no-wrap
msgid "<h2 class=\"bullet-number-one\">Select the device of the USB stick</h2>\n"
msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
msgid "Unplug the USB stick you want to reset."
msgid "Using <span class=\"application\">GNOME Disk Utility</span>\n"
msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
#, no-wrap
msgid ""
"Open the Gnome disk utility from the menu *Applications* → *System Tools* → "
"*Disk Utility*:"
"<div class=\"caution\">\n"
"<strong>You might overwrite any hard drive on the computer.</strong> If at some\n"
"point you are not sure about which device to choose, stop proceeding.\n"
"</div>\n"
msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
#, no-wrap
msgid "[[!img doc/installing_onto_a_usb_stick/linux/gnome_disk_utility.png link=no alt=\"Applications → System Tools → Disk Utility\"]]\n"
#. type: Bullet: '1. '
msgid "Make sure that the USB stick that you want to reset is unplugged."
msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
#, no-wrap
msgid ""
"The disk utility will list all the current storage devices on the left side "
"of the screen:"
"2. Choose\n"
" <span class=\"menuchoice\">\n"
" <span class=\"guimenu\">Applications</span>&nbsp;▸\n"
" <span class=\"guisubmenu\">System Tools</span>&nbsp;▸\n"
" <span class=\"guimenuitem\">Disk Utility</span>\n"
" </span>\n"
" to start <span class=\"application\">GNOME Disk Utility</span>.\n"
msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
#, no-wrap
msgid "[[!img doc/installing_onto_a_usb_stick/linux/storage_devices.png link=no alt=\"Storage devices, including USB peripherals\"]]\n"
msgid ""
" A list of all the storage devices on the computer appears in the left pane\n"
" of the window.\n"
msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
msgid ""
"Plug back the destination USB stick. A new device should appear in the list "
"of storage devices. Select it with the cursor:"
#. type: Bullet: '3. '
msgid "Plug the USB stick that you want to reset."
msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
#, no-wrap
msgid "[[!img doc/installing_onto_a_usb_stick/linux/destination_device.png link=no alt=\"A new storage device appeared at the end of the list\"]]\n"
msgid ""
" A new device appears in the list of storage devices in the left pane of the\n"
" window. This new device corresponds to the USB stick that you plugged in.\n"
" Click on it.\n"
msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
#. type: Bullet: '4. '
msgid ""
"Check that the description of the device corresponds to your destination USB "
"stick, its brand, its size, etc. on the right side of the screen."
"In the right pane of the window, verify that the device correspond to the "
"USB stick that you want to reset, its brand, its size, etc."
msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
#, no-wrap
msgid "[[!img doc/installing_onto_a_usb_stick/linux/destination_device_description.png link=no alt=\"Drive description containing: 'Device: /dev/sdc'\"]]\n"
#. type: Bullet: '5. '
msgid ""
"To reset the device, click on the <span class=\"button\">Format the drive</"
"span> button."
msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
#. type: Bullet: '6. '
msgid ""
"On this screenshot, the destination USB stick is a Kingston DataTraveler of "
"2.0 GB. Yours could be different."
"In the popup window, choose <span class=\"guilabel\">Master Boot Record</"
"span> from the <span class=\"guilabel\">Scheme</span> drop-down list. Then "
"click on the <span class=\"button\">Format</span> button."
msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
#, no-wrap
msgid "<h2 class=\"bullet-number-two\">Do the actual reset</h2>\n"
#. type: Bullet: '7. '
msgid ""
"In the confirmation dialog, click on the <span class=\"button\">Format</"
"span> button to confirm."
msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
#. type: Bullet: '8. '
msgid ""
"Click *Format Drive* on the right side of the screen. In the *Format* dialog "
"box that pops up, select the *Master Boot Record* scheme, then confirm as "
"many times as needed by clicking the *Format* button."
"To make sure that all the changes are written to the USB stick, click on the "
"<span class=\"button\">Safe Removal</span> button in the right pane."
msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
#. type: Title =
#, no-wrap
msgid "<h2 class=\"bullet-number-three\">Make sure all changes are written to the USB stick</h2>\n"
msgid "Resetting a Tails USB stick from itself\n"
msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
msgid ""
"Click *Safe Removal* on the right side of the screen. This makes sure all "
"changes are written to the USB stick."
"If Tails is your only Linux system, you can generally reset a Tails USB "
"stick directly from that USB stick running Tails."
msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
#, no-wrap
msgid "<h2 class=\"bullet-number-four\">Resetting a Tails USB stick from itself</h2>\n"
#. type: Bullet: '1. '
msgid ""
"When starting Tails, add the <span class=\"command\">toram</span> boot "
"parameter."
msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
#, no-wrap
msgid ""
"If you have no Linux system other than Tails, you can generally **reset a "
"Tails USB stick from that running Tails system itself**."
" To do so, when the boot menu appears, press <span class=\"key\">Tab</span>. A\n"
" list of boot options appears at the bottom of the screen. Press <span\n"
" class=\"key\">Space</span>, and type <span class=\"command\">toram</span>. Then\n"
" press <span class=\"key\">Enter</span> to start Tails.\n"
msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
#, no-wrap
msgid ""
"To do so, add the `toram` boot parameter: in the graphical boot menu, press "
"`TAB`, then press `Space`, then add the `toram` parameter to the boot "
"command line, then press `Enter`."
" <!--\n"
" FIXME: link to a general doc about the boot menu\n"
" -->\n"
msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
#. type: Bullet: '2. '
msgid ""
"If the system boots properly, just follow the instructions on this page."
"If Tails starts as usual, follow the instructions for [[resetting a USB "
"stick using <span class=\"application\">Disk Utility</span>|"
"resetting_a_usb_stick#index2h1]]."
msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
#, no-wrap
msgid ""
"Else, the computer you are using has not enough memory (RAM) for this "
"operation mode, and you may retry on another computer, or find another Linux "
"system (such as another Tails USB stick) to perform the reset from."
" **If the system fails to start**, that means that the computer does not have\n"
" enough memory for this operation mode. Try with another computer, or find\n"
" another Linux system, such as another Tails USB stick, to do the reset from.\n"
msgstr ""
......@@ -7,7 +7,7 @@
msgid ""
msgstr ""
"Project-Id-Version: PACKAGE VERSION\n"
"POT-Creation-Date: 2012-03-23 13:58+0100\n"
"POT-Creation-Date: 2012-03-24 20:46+0100\n"
"PO-Revision-Date: YEAR-MO-DA HO:MI+ZONE\n"
"Last-Translator: FULL NAME <EMAIL@ADDRESS>\n"
"Language-Team: LANGUAGE <LL@li.org>\n"
......@@ -28,117 +28,134 @@ msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
#, no-wrap
msgid "[[!toc levels=2]]\n"
msgid "[[!toc levels=1]]\n"
msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
#. type: Title =
#, no-wrap
msgid "<h2 class=\"bullet-number-one\">Select the device of the USB stick</h2>\n"
msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
msgid "Unplug the USB stick you want to reset."
msgid "Using <span class=\"application\">GNOME Disk Utility</span>\n"
msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
#, no-wrap
msgid ""
"Open the Gnome disk utility from the menu *Applications* → *System Tools* → "
"*Disk Utility*:"
"<div class=\"caution\">\n"
"<strong>You might overwrite any hard drive on the computer.</strong> If at some\n"
"point you are not sure about which device to choose, stop proceeding.\n"
"</div>\n"
msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
#, no-wrap
msgid "[[!img doc/installing_onto_a_usb_stick/linux/gnome_disk_utility.png link=no alt=\"Applications → System Tools → Disk Utility\"]]\n"
#. type: Bullet: '1. '
msgid "Make sure that the USB stick that you want to reset is unplugged."
msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
#, no-wrap
msgid ""
"The disk utility will list all the current storage devices on the left side "
"of the screen:"
"2. Choose\n"
" <span class=\"menuchoice\">\n"
" <span class=\"guimenu\">Applications</span>&nbsp;▸\n"
" <span class=\"guisubmenu\">System Tools</span>&nbsp;▸\n"
" <span class=\"guimenuitem\">Disk Utility</span>\n"
" </span>\n"
" to start <span class=\"application\">GNOME Disk Utility</span>.\n"
msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
#, no-wrap
msgid "[[!img doc/installing_onto_a_usb_stick/linux/storage_devices.png link=no alt=\"Storage devices, including USB peripherals\"]]\n"
msgid ""
" A list of all the storage devices on the computer appears in the left pane\n"
" of the window.\n"
msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
msgid ""
"Plug back the destination USB stick. A new device should appear in the list "
"of storage devices. Select it with the cursor:"
#. type: Bullet: '3. '
msgid "Plug the USB stick that you want to reset."
msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
#, no-wrap
msgid "[[!img doc/installing_onto_a_usb_stick/linux/destination_device.png link=no alt=\"A new storage device appeared at the end of the list\"]]\n"
msgid ""
" A new device appears in the list of storage devices in the left pane of the\n"
" window. This new device corresponds to the USB stick that you plugged in.\n"
" Click on it.\n"
msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
#. type: Bullet: '4. '
msgid ""
"Check that the description of the device corresponds to your destination USB "
"stick, its brand, its size, etc. on the right side of the screen."
"In the right pane of the window, verify that the device correspond to the "
"USB stick that you want to reset, its brand, its size, etc."
msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
#, no-wrap
msgid "[[!img doc/installing_onto_a_usb_stick/linux/destination_device_description.png link=no alt=\"Drive description containing: 'Device: /dev/sdc'\"]]\n"
#. type: Bullet: '5. '
msgid ""
"To reset the device, click on the <span class=\"button\">Format the drive</"
"span> button."
msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
#. type: Bullet: '6. '
msgid ""
"On this screenshot, the destination USB stick is a Kingston DataTraveler of "
"2.0 GB. Yours could be different."
"In the popup window, choose <span class=\"guilabel\">Master Boot Record</"
"span> from the <span class=\"guilabel\">Scheme</span> drop-down list. Then "
"click on the <span class=\"button\">Format</span> button."
msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
#, no-wrap
msgid "<h2 class=\"bullet-number-two\">Do the actual reset</h2>\n"
#. type: Bullet: '7. '
msgid ""
"In the confirmation dialog, click on the <span class=\"button\">Format</"
"span> button to confirm."
msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
#. type: Bullet: '8. '
msgid ""
"Click *Format Drive* on the right side of the screen. In the *Format* dialog "
"box that pops up, select the *Master Boot Record* scheme, then confirm as "
"many times as needed by clicking the *Format* button."