Because of download restriction, I would like to know if it is possible to install LibreOffice (or other software) from Ubuntu 12.04 DVD to Ubuntu studio?

I have Ubuntu studio 12.04 installed and have Ubuntu 12.04 DVD.

  • you mean from ubuntu 12.04 DVD to Ubuntu studio. Not via internet. right? – Web-E Jun 6 '12 at 10:24
  • Sorry about my bad english, yes, from ubuntu 12.04 DVD to Ubuntu studio – Ali Jun 6 '12 at 12:54
  • Ubuntu 12.04 has Libreoffice when installing, while ubuntu-studio has not by default, when i insert ubuntu dvd, a synaptic package manager opens, may be possible to get Libreoffice from ubuntu cd or dvd. – Ali Jun 6 '12 at 12:58

In short answer - No, You can't. Because the openoffice is installed in the Live filesystem of Ubuntu DVD ( they are not in .deb format)

Long answer - yes. You can use the installed packages in the Live filesystem by repacking those packages, This is a complicated way ( but, I used this method once ) See the question Can I use Kubuntu Live CD to install kubuntu-desktop package on a Ubuntu installation? for details

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  • Seems possible, thanks, I will try and let you know, thanks again. – Ali Jun 6 '12 at 14:37
  • Well since i am beginner, I am confueing, so I will download later when i extended my download limitation, Thanks for answers. – Ali Jun 6 '12 at 16:12
  • @Ali have you tried the answer ? – Anwar Sep 12 '16 at 14:50

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