edubuntu on Unity/Netbook ?

Charl Wentzel charl.wentzel at
Thu Dec 9 12:57:58 GMT 2010

On Thu, 2010-12-09 at 11:01 +0000, Joao Ferreira gmail wrote:
> I belive it is possible to bring the educational packages of edubunto
> into a "normal" ubuntu. Is this true ? Can this be done via synaptic or
> apt ? What would be the simplest way ?

Goto Synaptic click on the search button in the top right-hand corner
and enter "edubuntu".  Everything you need will be there

> Can the same process be acomplished on the 10.10 Netbook Edition with
> the new Unity interface ? Will things integrate smoothly ?

Yes.  In fact, using the Edubunty live CD you can install a the network
version directly!

> I've been a Debian user for some years now. At home, my sons and wife
> use Ubuntu for some time too. Now I bought a netbook pc and I wish to
> install the Netbook edition on it. And I also wish to load it with all
> the edubuntu education stuff for my kids.

Why not get a Edubuntu DVD and do it directly from there?

Hope this helps

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