Ubuntu 7.10 Desktop Disk
jayson.rowe at gmail.com
Wed Apr 16 19:26:28 UTC 2008
On Wed, 16 Apr 2008, Jeffrey Tooker wrote:
> I have downloaded the Ubuntu 7.10 Desktop and burned it to disk. It runs from my CD in Windows. The three programs run
> properly in Windows. From what I read Ubuntu is actually running from the CD. Is this functionally all this disk is
> meant to do? In trying to run Thunderbird it is asking for information for an email address I had 7+ years ago. I
> believe I will wait untill I have my dedicated Ubuntu computer up to try Thunderbird.
> Jeffrey Tooker
> Paynes Creek Ca.
The CD only provides installers for Windows versions of some of the Open
Source software included in the Ubuntu Linux Distribution when ran from
Windows. In order to experience the Ubuntu desktop you should boot up your
computer with the CD in the drive. Ubuntu will load itself from the CD and
you can run the OS from the CD without installing to the Hard Drive. If
you do decide to install, there is an icon on the desktop to launch the
Hope this helps.
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