Newbie's install questions -- Note on URL 4 -- Oops

vayu vayu at sklinks.com
Tue May 16 05:40:31 BST 2006


On May 15, 2006, at 8:11 PM, Benjamin Sher wrote:

> Dear Rebel and friends:
>
> My sincere apologies. I forgot that Fresh Downloads is, of course,  
> for Windows only. Try a Download Manager in Linux and see if you  
> get the same false Kubuntu name. That is what I am getting in XP.
>
> Thank you so much.
>
> Benjamin

The link you show looks good.  Seems like something funky with your  
downloading/download manager.  Just download that one file  
(kubuntu-5.10-install-i386.iso) directly.  Forget the download  
manager.  Just click on the link and save to disk.





>
> Rebel Lord wrote:
>> On Tuesday 16 May 2006 11:44, Benjamin Sher wrote:
>>
>>> Rebel Lord wrote:
>>>
>>> That certainly clears up a lot of things. Then could you please  
>>> send me
>>> the exact URL where to download Kubunto from. I got it from the  
>>> Kubuntu
>>> download site and downloaded it in Firefox with Fresh Downloads.  
>>> Thank
>>> you so much.
>>>
>>> Benjamin
>>>
>>   What is the name of the iso...where did you find the second  
>> debian one ? it
>> almost certainly wasn't from the site you said you downloaded it  
>> from. Yes a
>> lot of mirrors also have debian files on them, are you sure you  
>> didn't go to
>> the wrong directory.
>>
>>   Go to http://www.kubuntu.org and go to the download section.  
>> What is Firefox
>> with Fresh Downloads when it is at home ?
>>
>>
> Dear Rebel:
>
> Yes, I downloaded the "Kubuntu" from the Kubuntu Download site and  
> saw that there was no second disk and assumed that the second disk  
> should be downloaded from Debian. And that is what I did. I  
> downloaded Debian 3.1-R2-2 from the Debian site. But I definitely  
> downloaded "Kubuntu" from Kubuntu. I think somebody goofed big time  
> at Kubuntu. See again the status bar.
>
> Benjamin
> Dear Rebel:
>
> I am very sorry but I have already deleted the file, but it was  
> definitely called kubuntu-5.10-install-i386.iso. No question  
> whatsoever about it. If you try to download it, you will see the  
> "kubuntu" name and version in your browser. Just download Fresh  
> Downloads (it's free) and try it and you'll see what I mean:
>
> http://www.freshdevices.com/
>
> Benjamin
>
> Dear Rebel:
>
> You don't actually have to download the entire Kubuntu file. Just  
> install Fresh Downloads, choose browser integration for Firefox,  
> reboot, then start the install. You will see the "Kubuntu" file  
> name immediately. You can then cancel your install.
>
> Benjamin
>
>
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