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How do you specify static mount points for removable usb drives?

I have a bunch of usb ports and hubs. When you attach usb thumb drives, Linux assigns them to virtual block devices on a first-come first-serve basis. It creates sdd, sde, sdf, and so on, regardless ...
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Apache Server with PHP/MySQL on a Thumbdrive

What's the easiest way to configure an apache-server (Running PHP/MySQL) to run on a thumbdrive? I've seen solutions that claim to do this effortlessly, but I've not had much experience with them. ...
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Boot and Install Windows from a USB thumb drive

Installing Windows from a thumb drive is vastly superior to burning a copy to a DVD which will fill some landfill somewhere with toxic stuff. Not to mention it's about 50x faster to install Windows ...
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Detecting Thumb Drive use on a Windows Machine

My company has a problem with customers potentially using thumb drives to record and access information on companies' machines which we contract with to run testing applications for us. Ideally, we'd ...