[ubuntu-uk] Ubuntu Netbook Remix PXE or ISO

Kris Douglas webbox.uk at gmail.com
Sat Apr 25 11:38:52 BST 2009

2009/4/25 Harry Rickards <hrickards at l33tmyst.com>:
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> Rob Beard wrote:
>> Harry Rickards wrote:
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>>> I'd love to install the Jaunty Netbook Remix on my old Dell C610, but it
>>> doesn't boot off of a USB drive. Has anyone found a way to either remove
>>> un-needed stuff from the .img file and convert it into a bootable CD
>>> .iso (the C610 doesn't have a DVD drive), or convert it into an image
>>> that's bootable from a PXE Server (like the one installed in a Ubuntu
>>> LTSP Install by default)?
>> If I'm right you should be able to install the standard Ubuntu Desktop
>> image and then install the ubuntu-netbook-remix on top of it with
>> Synaptic or apt-get.
>> Hope this helps.
>> Rob
> Ok, thanks. I'll try that now. After I install the ubuntu-netbook-remix
> package, would it be safe to remove the ubuntu-desktop package?

I'm not sure, I think they both rely on eachother... If you were to
use synaptic to go up to the bit where you actually remove
Ubuntu-Desktop, see if it says it's also going to remove the netbook
remix package, you will then know if they rely on eachother :)

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