[ubuntu-za] Installing Ubuntu Server on SD

Lee Sharp leesharp at hal-pc.org
Fri Feb 19 14:52:12 GMT 2010

Charl Wentzel wrote:

> The problem is that I know need to use an SD card instead of a 
> Harddrive.  (Environmental conditions is not favourable for a hard 
> drive).  However, I cannot get an Ubuntu Server CD to install to an SD 
> card.  The partition manager simply does not give the SD as an option.

How are you mounting your SD card?  That is the issue.  You can get an 
SD to PATA adapter and then it will look like a hard drive, and you 
should have no issues.  If it is a USB adapter, you will NOT look like a 
  hard drive, and you will need to trick it.  (Much harder)


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