Ubuntu on a stick

Karl Larsen klarsen1 at gmail.com
Tue Dec 16 23:33:31 UTC 2008

Mario Vukelic wrote:
> [Charlie, sorry to attach to your reply but quote Karl, I have killfiled
> him. I won't do it again.]
>> On Tue, 16 Dec 2008 08:39:00 -0700
>> "Karl F. Larsen" <klarsen1 at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> You assume if I ask no question 
>>> the email is worthless. To you I ask? Are you so smart the use of a
>>> USB memory stick to load Ubuntu is trivial?
> To Karl: it's pretty trivial in Ubuntu 8.10. Go to System ->
> Administration -> Create a USB startup disk. (To the best of my
> knowledge this is installed by default - ubuntu-desktop depends on this
> package, usb-creator). 
> I haven't used UNetbootin and judging from the website it is more
> powerful, but that is not needed to put a LiveCD onto a stick, as you
> wrote.
    I am now on 8.10 and you are correct there is a thing to to do that. 
It doesn't look like what I used but it appears you can put a CD in and 
it will read it or you can specify a file.

    Will try it in a few days.


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