Ubuntu install from LiveCD?

Oliver Grawert ogra at ubuntu.com
Thu Jun 2 10:55:27 UTC 2005

Am Donnerstag, den 02.06.2005, 12:46 +0200 schrieb Michael Wagner:
> Hi folks,
> I am wondering, if one can trigger an Ubuntu installation from within the 
> LiveCD. The basic idea behind this is to have only one CD to test and install 
> the system (f. e. like the Knoppix-CD).
> The user could launch and test ubuntu and then just by pressing a button install 
> his/her new favourite linux distribution.
> Alternativly we could create a dual boot CD and let the user decide what to 
> start, but I fear this would be a problem of running out of space on a CD...
> Just imagine what nice tool we would have when this combined CD could be put on 
> an USB stick...
> Is it possible or what do I have to do to add the installing capabilities to the 
> Live CD?
sorry, not yet, but we're working on it ;)


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