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On Wed, Nov 10, 2010 at 8:10 AM, johnstark <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> I'm not sure there is such a thing as "fully functional" Ubuntu 10.10
> have yet to get anything to work with it other than the programs that come
> with it, none of which I need, the ones I need won't work. Either they won't
> "make" or install and if they do get past those two points the sound doesn't
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Johnny Rosenberg" <email@example.com>
> To: "Ubuntu user technical support, not for general discussions"
> Sent: Wednesday, November 10, 2010 10:30 AM
> Subject: Re: FULLY functional install of Ubuntu 10.10 to USB stick in a
>> Den 2010-11-09 22:01:27 skrev Richard Owlett <firstname.lastname@example.org>:
>>> My eventual goal is moving from Windows to *nix.
>>> Ubuntu was recommended to me by an acquaintance familiar with my
>>> goals and peculiar preferences.
>>> I have one *ABSOLUTE* requirement for the process
>>> * *THE HARD DRIVE SHALL _NOT_ BE TOUCHED
>>> Ubuntu can run on my hardware. I have a so called "LIVE" install
>>> running from both CD and USB stick. I also have an ISO file
>>> I believe the buzzword for the type of install I'm looking for is
>>> "persistent". I've found instructions for doing so if I have
>>> already risked my hard drive by installing Ubuntu to it. Not
>>> worth the risk - no matter how many have done it ;/
>>> Help please.
>> Just start it from the Live CD and then install it on the USB stick from
>> At least that's what I would try first of all.
>> Kind regards
>> Johnny Rosenberg
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