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I just discovered Ventoy which creates a bootable USB stick containing many ISOs.  It uses the entire capacity of USB stick, so you can boot as many distro as it can store.

On my T450, 1600x900,
What worked:

* Kubuntu 22.04
* Ubuntu 22.04
* Slackware 15
* Fedora 36 GNOME
* FreeBSD 13.1
* Oracle Linux 8.5
* Windows 10 repair disc What failed:

* Fedora 36 KDE -- grub screen was distorted and unreadable, but responded to keyboard.  I know it defaults to 2nd entry where the ISO is checked.  So, move up one, and enter.  Once it booted, live session was OK.
* OpenSUSE Tumbleweed

Back in December, Jason started a thread on Ventoy (see this. It sounded interesting and I downloaded it, but I haven't yet tried it. I will. I like the concept of a multi-boot USB instead of putting every distro of interest on a separate USB.

Actually, you were the OP (original poster) on that thread, Fox, which explains my momentary confusion as I didn't remember anything about it!

T450, William? Is that a Lenovo ThinkPad?

Which distribution ran the best from the USB stick? Does Vanoy allow for persistence?

Yes, ThinkPad T450, i5-5300U.

No persistence.  Ventoy only enables booting from many ISO.  Just like grub screen, you select and boot from one ISO.


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