Questions about how to use/mount/burn/create ISO images.

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Can't Find ISO File [duplicate]

I am going to download the Ubuntu 13.04 Desktop i386 but i need to find the ISO file. Where can I get the ISO file for that? I am going to put it on a usb so I can keep windows but use Ubuntu when I ...
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Is there a multiboot iso creator for ubuntu? [duplicate]

I want to create a multi boot CD in windows I do this with xboot but is there any program to create multi boot ISO in Ubuntu
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Trying to burn video on disc

I am trying to 'drop' my video (from 'downloads') into the left panel of the disk utility. It will not drop. Why?
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Why is the ISO size for 12.04.3 larger than a CD?

Why is the Ubuntu 12LTS 4MB bigger than all the blank CDs I have? I had to burn it on to a DVD. This never used to be the case.
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Help unmounting a disk image

I mounted two iso files with Furius ISO mount, and then, forgetting about them, closed ISO mount, and shut down my laptop. Now, they won't unmount. They say fstab missing/you are not root. Please ...
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Can't Install Ubuntu onto USB for MacBook

I'm trying to put Ubuntu on a USB hard drive so I can run the OS off it. I am going off the instructions on this site. ...
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How to ISO-boot from an hfs partition in an apple with dual boot?

I can easily boot debian based (and some other) live linux systems from their ISO-image file with grub2 in an Apple machine with dual boot. Using the same menuentry scheme but pointing to a file in an ...
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How to burn an ISO-image with root access only?

I would like to know how can I burn an ISO-image file in a directory (inside another partition) that I can only read with root permission using sudo. There is no left room, I cannot copy, move or ...
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64-bit desktop ISO vs 32-bit desktop ISO: EFI vs legacy boot mode

So my understanding is that Ubuntu desktop 13.04 ISO comes in two flavors: 32-bit (supporting only legacy boot mode) 64-bit (supporting only EFI boot) Is this correct? What I want is a single ...
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Better solution to a wrong md5 checksum

Sometimes, while downloading the ISO installation file, it may get corrupted on the way and becomes unfit for use. One possible solution that I know to deal with this problem is re-downloading the ...
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Mythbuntu minimum requrements include DVD player or flash drive boot

Mythbuntu is installed from an ISO file that is al little larger than can be burned to a CD ROM. While every computer for the past decade was bult to use CD ROMS, not every server was built with a ...
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Repair bootloader

I need help to repair the bootloader. In this page first option, live USB I have downloaded the ISO file and Universal USB Installer, but at the start the program asks me to choose the file type, and ...
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unable to burn iso

hello trying to burn dban onto a cd r 700mb. Using brasero getting an error. Here is the log file. Checking session consistency (brasero_burn_check_session_consistency brasero-burn.c:1739) ...
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How to create a bootable ISO image (such as ubuntu-12.04-desktop-amd64.iso) through rootfs directory and kernel source code (vmlinuz, initrd.img)

How to create a bootable ISO image such as ubuntu-12.04-desktop-amd64.iso through rootfs directory and kernel source code (vmlinuz, initrd.img) For this I can make a custom openstack img
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Check if torrent file is complete before copying

I have a crontab command that daily copies .iso files found within my torrents folder into an iso directory on a separate partition. My problem is that multiple .iso files will still be in the process ...
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Custom ISO super way [duplicate]

what is the best way to make custom ISO ? and why we want to use simple-cdd ? I need to make my custom ISO which is no need to ask installation steps i need to include that just I need enter the cd ...
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ISO appearently empty when mount

Hi im having trobles with a game iso. when i mount it, appears to be empty. used furius-iso, archive mounter and archive manager to see its content. any of the programs open it as empty iso. i use ...
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editing grub to boot from live iso [duplicate]

Hey guys i am wondering if it is possible to edit grub at ubuntu 13.04 to show option to boot from live iso image on the hard drive ?, also to show option to boot to ubuntu at same time sure.
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unable to download ubuntu-12.04.2-server-amd64.iso

I downloaded ubuntu-12.04.2-server-amd64 a couple of weeks ago with file size 687MB with md5 hash = af5f788aee1b32c4b2634734309cc9e9. Today when I download it is 656MB and It does not install. I've ...
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verifiying ubuntu iso with repository gpg-keys

I want to verify that a downloaded iso is not being poisend by the NSA or any other immoral agent. To do this I would very much use a signing-checking way. I am aware of VerifyIsoHowto. Still I am ...
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Is it possible to repackage an already installed ubuntu for an OEM install? [duplicate]

I'd like to repackage an install of Ubuntu into an ISO to install it on other systems as OEM with the packages I have installed?
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Wubi shows error

I tried installing Ubuntu 12.04 using Wubi and it just doesn't work, every time, without fail. I had the following scenarios: 1. I downloaded only wubi.exe and ran it. The wubi installer started ...
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ubuntu 13.04 can be installed from windows?

Can I install ubuntu 13.04 from windows same like windows application? I downloaded ISO file from internet. But I am not experienced how should I install ubuntu inside windows? I dont have CD, and i ...
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How can I create a bootable iso from an extracted Ubuntu 13.04 iso?

I have an extracted copy of Ubuntu 13.04 iso (live CD), but if I burn it directly it will not boot. Is there any way to create a bootable iso so that I can burn it to a DVD or USB flash drive? I ...
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Why can't I burn an Ubuntu ISO to a USB stick? [duplicate]

I can't burn iso in USB, it is stopping in the middle of the job but I can burn another version. I think that the problem is that file is WUBI but I download from ubuntu.com and with that I can burn ...
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Install from mounted iso, installation asks for second disk [duplicate]

I have 2 iso's from a video game I used to play when I was a kid. I wanted to install them using Wine. I first tried the following approach. Created a mounting directory /mnt/disk/ Then I mounted ...
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Preconfigured Ubuntu install iso / Custom installation routine

Is it possible to take the Ubuntu server iso and modify, so that you can create a custom installation routine? The idea behind this is, that I'm going to deploy Ubuntu on a number of similiar PCs at ...
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custom ubuntu iso image with java [duplicate]

I want to build custom Ubuntu image(.iso) file with JRE and my application. I've already built my application on ubuntu. This ubuntu image i'm going to build should only run my application.I want a ...
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No installer in ISO

I have downloaded ubuntu 13.04 and installed all the needed softwares , java , browsers and customized as I required and I made a iso with Remastersys software . I have used it before many times so it ...
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Is it possible to make an EXACT ISO of my system to put on other computers?

I am new to linux, but had a question. I am getting in the business of buying old computers, putting Linux on them, then donating them to students who don't have their own computer at home. I have ...
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How can I burn the 12.04.2-desktop ISO-image under Windows XP?

Trying to burn this to DVD using the recommended Infra Recorder for Win XP, however the instructions (http://www.ubuntu.com/download/desktop/burn-a-dvd-on-windows) reflect "Select the Ubuntu CD image ...
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How to create .iso from a liveUSB of ubuntu 13.04

I installed ubuntu 13.04 (UEFI mode) using a LiveUSB. but during installation it format my hard drive. And .iso image stored on hard drive. Now i only have LiveUSB. Can i create a .iso image of ubuntu ...
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unable to mount disc unable to creat temp directory

When I try to burn and ISO disc I'm getting an error message that says "unable to mount disc" and "Unable to create temporary directory". I have 250G of free space for temp files. Also I get a similar ...
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Ubuntu, install from USB without the ISO? [closed]

So, this is probably a quickie. I've gotten a copy of Ubuntu 11.10 on a memory stick. The contents of the folder is similar to what I found in the .ISO of Ubuntu 12.04. My question to you now, is as ...
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Where can I get the iso file needed for installing UUI? [closed]

To install the Universal USB Installer (UUI) I need to have an iso file. Where can I get it (from)?
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Wubi downloads ISO even though it's already there

I am trying to install Ubuntu on Windows 8. My system does not have the SecureBoot and UEFI option. I downloaded the Ubuntu 12.04 ISO from the website. It contains wubi.exe, but when I run Wubi it ...
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How to install Ubiquity into a Live CD installation image?

I am trying a create a small Ubuntu installation ISO image. I am using a tool called Ubuntu-Builder. To make the final ISO as small as possible, I have decided to use Ubuntu Mini Remix. It is a small ...
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Is there way to check if users use Ubuntu Desktop amd64 or amd64+mac?

I believe uname -a on installation from both regular 64-bit and mac iso outputs the same info string. Is there way to tell apart their architectures?
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Is it possible to use the Raring install image as a package repo (like the old alternate CD)? [duplicate]

I use Kubuntu and recently upgraded to Raring directly from Precise. Until Precise, I always installed the OS using the alternate CD and not the desktop CD, because I could later on mount the image ...
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Unable to select iso file when making live usb with Yumi multi boot installer

I am trying to make a Live USB of ubuntu 12.04 desktop. I did download it from the site. It shows that its a iso file. I am trying to browse it from multiboot installer(YUMI) but I don't know why ...
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installing Ubuntu in Vm ware with iso file an error occurs

When i try to instal ubuntu in vm ware using a flash drive having the iso file an error occurs. The error says that the installation cant be complete as an error has occured while copying files. this ...
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Turn Startup Disk Creator USB into primary drive

I used startup disk creator to creatr a USB drive and now I want to use it as a regular parition. Is there a way just to turn it into a regular drive? I want to install Ubuntu on the same drive I have ...
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How do you run a ISO file? [duplicate]

Im trying to figure out on how to run an iso rather than mounting it but I have tried checking other sources but I either don't get what it means or it's the opposite. Help on this would be awesome.
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Boot from a mounted .ISO?

My installation of Ubuntu on my Poweredge is very messed up. I need to reinstall Ubuntu, but my CD-Drive is broken, and these machines don't boot off of USB's! Is there any way I can mount Ubuntu ...
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why won't nti iso boot on aspire 7741z-4643, says didn't load dvd driver and shows A:?

any version of ubuntu downloaded and burned to a dvd, nit iso won't boot, on aspire 7741z-4643, set to boot in bios, starts to boot, pc dos etc., fails to load dvd driver, stops at A:
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How to burn an ISO-image into a DVD on Ubuntu?

I have a Ubuntu image file (.iso) and I'd like to burn the image file into a DVD, is there any software for this purpose on Ubuntu?
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how to create iso image from DVD [duplicate]

I want to create an iso image from my bootable DVD. I want to create direct DVD to iso image. Please suggest me the right way to create iso image from DVD.
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Problems with mount command while mounting an image file

I have a local site for accessing data on virtual drives. To do so I created a few directories inside my /var/www/ and a simle html file to access the starting pdf or htm* files on those virtual ...
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Computer restarts while downloading Ubuntu

I have a question. While downloading the Ubuntu ISO file, my computer restarts randomly. Why does this happen? What should I do? The browsers I have tried are Firefox and Chrome. I use Windows 8. I ...
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Where can I download ubuntu-10.04-destktop-amd64.iso file?

I can't find ubuntu-10.04-destktop-amd64.iso on http://www.ubuntu.com/download. Where I can find it? Thank you