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Old 08-11-2009, 07:48 PM   #1
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Installing Ubuntu Netbook Remix?

I've noticed that theres a netbook version of Ubuntu called netbook remix. And looking at it the only way to install it is via a USB flash drive.

Is it possible to be copied onto a dvd/cd and install from there?
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In theory...

-Download 'Mount ISO image 0.9.1' from this page: (Installation instructions are at the bottom)


-Download 'Ubuntu Netbook Remix' from here: (It's a .img file)

-Convert the .img file to a .iso file with 'Mount ISO image 9.0.1'

-Burn to a CD

I haven't tried this, but I have installed Ubuntu Netbook Remix to an ASUS EEE without a hitch from a USB stick. Is there a particular reason you need to install from CD/DVD? The netbook I installed it on didn't have an optical drive, USB of one form or another was the only option, and it was simple.
Old 08-12-2009, 05:06 AM   #3
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It seems that the next version of Ubuntu, Karmic Koala, will have the netbook remix available in a live CD:
As it says on that page, you will also be able to install Karmic netbook remix from this live CD.


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