[Ubuntu-US-PA] I am at a roadblock installing Ubuntu

Jim Fisher jedijf at myfisher.org
Wed Apr 4 22:56:13 UTC 2012


Then don't worry about torrent(yet), just download iso and then pick up at #2.

On 4/4/12, Charles E. LaMonte,n3vuo <n3vuo at yahoo.com> wrote:
> Jim,  What torrent would recommend ? I have heard about them that is about
> it. I am learning from the ground up. Thank you
>
> --- On Wed, 4/4/12, jim fisher <jedijf at myfisher.org> wrote:
>
> From: jim fisher <jedijf at myfisher.org>
> Subject: Re: [Ubuntu-US-PA] I am at a roadblock installing Ubuntu
> To: "Ubuntu has got a friend in Pennsylvania"
> <ubuntu-us-pa at lists.ubuntu.com>
> Date: Wednesday, April 4, 2012, 6:19 PM
>
> Yes. I would use a torrent client (faster) and download via torrent,
> but either way will work.
>
> On 4/4/12, Charles E. LaMonte,n3vuo <n3vuo at yahoo.com> wrote:
>> Greetings to all,  Can I do the referenced operations on a WiFi with 4g ?
>> Thank you.
>>
>>
>>
>> --- On Wed, 4/4/12, jim fisher <jedijf at myfisher.org> wrote:
>>
>> From: jim fisher <jedijf at myfisher.org>
>> Subject: Re: [Ubuntu-US-PA] I am at a roadblock installing Ubuntu
>> To: "Ubuntu has got a friend in Pennsylvania"
>> <ubuntu-us-pa at lists.ubuntu.com>
>> Date: Wednesday, April 4, 2012, 5:55 PM
>>
>> Seems that you skipped Step #1: Download iso.
>>
>> See first part of #2:
>>
>> "Once you've finished downloading your file, you'll need to create a
>> CD or USB drive."
>>
>> Also seems a little crazy that a public computer would allow you to
>> download and install software, but apparently it did. And give access
>> to usb.
>>
>> On 4/3/12, Charles E. LaMonte,n3vuo <n3vuo at yahoo.com> wrote:
>>> Greetings to all, I was on a library computer accessing via hard wire,
>>> when
>>> I tried the following.  I went to
>>> http://www.ubuntu.com/download/ubuntu/download to download to USB drive
>>> Ubuntu. I scrolled down
>>>  to  number 2 burn your CD or create a bootable USB
>>>  stick. Then I click show me how. I followed the following directions.
>>>  Windows
>>>
>>>
>>>                 Insert a USB stick with at least 2GB of free space
>>>
>>>                 The easiest way to get up an running with USB is to use
>>> the USB
>>> installer provided by pendrivelinux.com. You’ll need to download and
>>> install
>>> and follow the instructions.
>>>
>>>                 Download Pen Drive Linux's USB Installer
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>             Select Ubuntu Desktop Edition from the dropdown
>>> list.             I did
>>> this. At the next step nothing happened. What happened ?
>>>             I believe that I selected desktop 11.04.
>>>
>>>      2.  Click 'Browse' and open the downloaded ISO
>>>  file           I was to select _____________
>>>         3.Choose the USB drive and click 'Create'
>>>          Thank you.
>>>          Charles E. LaMonte
>>>
>>>
>>>
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