newbie installation question

Karl F. Larsen klarsen1 at
Wed Jun 3 11:58:25 UTC 2009

Tena Sakai wrote:
> Hi,
>> 1 -
> I am not sure what you mean by "use a usb key".  But I
> downloaded the file from sourceforge and try to run it.
> Here's what it told me:
> "C:\Users\blablabla\unetbootin-windows-344.exe is not
> a valid Win32 application.
> I am starting to feel that there is a conspiracy from microsoft
> and they want to stop me from using linux at any cost.
> Tena
    No the conspiracy is caused by your obtaining Ubuntu from 
Sourceforge. That is not the proper source for Ubuntu. You need to 
delete the iso file you got from Sourceforge, and get the iso file from 
the Ubuntu web page at:

and get the Desktop version that is just a few bytes smaller than 700 
MBytes :-)

    Sorry you have to D/L another monster :-)

73 Karl


	Karl F. Larsen, AKA K5DI
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