Install from a network share???

Brian McKee brian.mckee at
Thu Dec 7 13:59:49 UTC 2006

You can do a network install of Ubuntu, but you usually still need a boot cd.
It's just a lot smaller and simpler (and better for that 4x drive :-)

Take a look at

or even if you don't mind
mucking about a bunch just to avoid using the cdrom altogether....


On 07/12/06, David McSpadden <davidm at> wrote:
> Could I boot to a Windows Network share and then install Ubuntu across a
> network?  The Cd Rom I have on my Acer Travelmate is like a 4x and the
> install keeps dieing.
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