[ubuntu-uk] On giving people Ubuntu to try.

Liam Proven lproven at gmail.com
Tue Jun 14 14:52:15 UTC 2011


On 13 June 2011 22:57, Phill Whiteside <phillw at ubuntu.com> wrote:
> hiyas,
> Crikey... a 250MB usb hard drive? Please let me have some more details as
> the lowest we can get Lubuntu down to as a full install is 2.7GB on Hard
> Disk - I am sure JM would love to have a look at it.
> Regards,
> Phill.

:) I am guessing he means 250*G*B rather than *M*.

Martin - one possible idea for you: a £3 IDE-to-CD convertor from eBay
and a 4G or 8GB CompactFlash card instead of a hard disk. Silent, low
power, solid-state so shockproof, and probably doable for about £15 or
so all in.

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