questions about the alternative cd

Luke Yelavich themuso at
Thu Oct 25 00:16:17 BST 2007

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On Thu, Oct 25, 2007 at 07:32:13AM EST, mike coulombe wrote:

> Hi, I am going to try to use the alternative CD to install ubuntu on a computer the live CD 
> doesn't boot on. I have two questions. Does the latest alternative CD offer software speech. 

No, the alternate CD does not offer software speech, as there is no usable screen reader that 
can read the text console.

> If not, has anyone installed from this CD. If so, when I get sighted help what option should 
> we choose. I don't know what the menu options are on the alternative CD. Thanks Mike..

The questions you will be asked are similar to those in the GUI installer, although the 
interface is quite different, and things like the partitioning stage will likely be completely 
different to what the GUI installer presents.
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