Commit e803d07b authored by Tails developers's avatar Tails developers
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Split problematic USB sticks by vendor

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Problematic USB sticks
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The following USB sticks have issues starting Tails. They are configured by the
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### SanDisk
Many SanDisk USB sticks are configured by the
manufacturer as a fixed disk, and not as a removable disk. As a consequence,
they require removing the `live-media=removable` boot parameter, which [[is
dangerous|doc/first_steps/bug_reporting/tails_does_not_start#entirely]].
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* SanDisk Cruzer Blade 4GB, 8GB, and 32GB
* SanDisk Cruzer Facet
* SanDisk Ultra 32 GB
* Staples Relay USB 2.0 16GB
SanDisk had begun the production of flash drives configured as fixed disk in
2012 to meet new requirements for Windows 8 Certification. The flash drives that
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See also [[!tails_ticket 6397]].
### Other vendors
* Staples Relay USB 2.0 16GB, suffers from the same problem as [[some SanDisk USB sticks|known_issues#sandisk]].
Acer Chromebook C720
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