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Create an ISO image from a virtual device image

Oracle VM -> ISO I am using Oracles VM VirtualBox to good effect and have created several ubuntu machines created from an ISO image. My question is that I now want to go from a VM machine to a real ...
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What is changing the network interfaces (/etc/network/interfaces)?

I installed Ubuntu 12.04 to virtual machine. I have edited /etc/network/interfaces like this: auto lo iface lo inet loopback auto eth0 iface eth0 inet dhcp Then I created a livecd.iso using ...
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Creating ISO of selected bits of USB

I am using ubuntu 13.10. I can create ISO file of a USB (4gb) using sudo cat /dev/sdb > /home/user/test.iso. How to create ISO file of first 1gb of the USB ? The usb is actually live usb of ...
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Recreating original ISO from a liveusb

I have just made a ubuntu live usb. The usb is of 4gb. If I create ISO from usb, it is not having same checksum as original ISO used to make live usb, since this new ISO will be of 4 gb whereas ...
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How to create ISO image of Windows 8 setup files in Ubuntu?

Currently my OS is Ubuntu 13.10. I want to make a bootable USB with Windows 8 in it. I have the setup file of Windows 8 in my system, but it is not an ISO file. It is the extracted form of the ISO ...
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Install Ubuntu Server 12.04.3 LTS on Non-PAE Capable Hardware

I read all about the netboot mini.iso file and understand the process. I am looking for a non-PAE Ubuntu Server 12.04.3 LTS netboot mini ISO image to install on an IBM ThinkPad X40 (from the year ...
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Extract Volume Name from ISO using Command?

I'm building a bootable CD/DVD using Ubuntu's genisoimage. The new image is based on the old image downloaded from Ubuntu's website. (The only change made was BOOTx64.efi to bootx64.efi). How do I ...
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How I can know that a ubuntu ISO was created using a live cd customization tool, like remastersys etc?

How I can know that a ubuntu ISO was created using a live cd customization tool, like remastersys etc? Or how I can know that a ubuntu ISO was created or generated? Does live cd customization tools ...
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how to burn a windows.iso to my USB flashdrive in ubuntu 12.04 LTS

I am using a Dual boot system with windows 7 and Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. My windows recently crashed with the error "BOOTMGR CANNOT LOAD IMAGE CORRUPT" after i installed a mac theme. So now i downloaded ...
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Ubuntu 12.04.3 LTS live boot from grub2 from hard drive

I have very strange issue: I download the ubuntu 12.04.3 LTS I configured gurub, /etc/grub.d/40_custom: menuentry "Live CD" { loopback loop /ub.iso linux (loop)/casper/vmlinuz boot=casper ...
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ubuntu - mount iso case sensitive

I got a ISO which contains case-sensitive file/directory-names. When mounting it on my Ubuntu 12.04 system using mount -o loop, all filenames are lowercase. There is an option called map=off, but ...
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Ubuntu 12.10 iso image customization

I'm trying to create my own iso image based on Ubuntu 12.10 and I've got several questions. 1) How can I add user using preseed? I tried to do it this way, but I still have to enter the password in ...
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How to make iso image in Ubuntu linux that booted from live usb?

How to make an iso image in Ubuntu 12.04 linux that booted from live usb? The normal way as I understand is to use dd: umount /dev/cdrom dd if=/dev/cdrom of=/media/EOS_DIGITAL/snow_leopard_cd_bydd ...
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How do I use Bash in VirtualBox?

Just started using VirtualBox. I have an ubuntu iso image on my usb that I can boot from. I ran ubuntu in VirtualBox in Window7 with no problem. How can I go about using Bash with Linux in VirtualBox? ...
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Need to download Ubuntu ISO, but getting “Invalid ISO” error message

I'm using a USB/DVD download tool within my current OS (Windows 7) for allowing Dual Boot functionality alongside Ubuntu. I downloaded Ubuntu off their main site and when I use the download tool, I ...
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Is it possible to “virtualize” an existing PC?

I'm running Ubuntu Desktop 12.04, and I was wondering if it was possible to somehow take my whole filesystem (everything under /) and create an ISO from it. Then, perhaps, use that ISO as the file ...
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Creating a bootable Ubuntu Server flash drive in OS X

I wish to create a bootable Ubuntu Server flash drive. I downloaded the ISO, but all instructions I find online don't work because in this version of OS X (Lion) the ISO cannot be mounted because it ...
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Can't find the right Ubuntu Server ISO for VirtualBox

I have been trying all morning to find the right Ubuntu Server (12.04) ISO to use for installing an Ubuntu guest OS on my VBox VM. Here are the relevant stats: Host Machine: AMD 64-bit Host OS: ...
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Restoring a VirtualBox VM to a clean/default state?

I am playing around with Virtual Box and installed an Ubuntu 12.04 ISO on a my first VM. Now I want to "wipe" that VM clean and undo all the software I had installed on it. My co-worker said the ...
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Custom Tiny Linux LiveCD

I need a very small custrom made distribution that I can use to boot my system (add to boot options of an Ubuntu CD) that will mount the filesystem on disk and make some changes to it (install ...
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Creating a full ISO image of Ubuntu from console

I would like to know if it is possible to create a full ISO image of an existing Ubuntu system from the console, and how to do that.
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How to install Ubuntu on another partition? from image, w/o CD, w/o flash-stick

I have one installation of Linux that I want to abandon, and I would like to install Ubuntu on another partition. The problem is that this miniPC does not have a CD-drive and I don't have flash-stick ...
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DVD Decrypter for linux

I am looking for an alternative to DVD Decrypter that will run under Ubuntu. Can anyone recommend software for this? I do not need encoding/transcoding or anything fance like that, my only ...
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Cannot burn .iso onto either a USB nor a rewriteable DVD

Using a Dell e6500 Latitude Laptop running Ubuntu (Maverick). I've been trying desperately using wodim, growisofs, dd, and cdrecord to try and write a Windows .iso to some sort of media (Yes, it is ...
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Creating image of NTFS partition in Ubuntu

I have a system that has to be formatted often because of the specific use of it (Use it in internet cafe). I have to install the drivers and apps each time. That is a time consuming and cumbersom ...
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Install Ubuntu 10.10 from loopback mounted ISO image

I have a laptop with a faulty BIOS that has stopped booting from CDs even though it supports it (and it doesn't support booting from USB drives). I am trying to install Ubuntu 10.10 on it. I already ...
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How do I install Jolicloud if I run Ubuntu now?

Hey, I really need help here. Right now I run Ubuntu 10.10, but I have downloaded a Jolicloud .iso but how do i install it? Hope somebody can help me (:
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Adding an ISO to GRUB2 boot options

I am trying to add an ISO (alternate distro of ubuntu ) to my GRUB . This is the output of fdisk -l: FDISK OUTPUT Disk /dev/sda: 80.0 GB, 80026361856 bytes 255 heads, 63 sectors/track, 9729 ...
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How do I create an Ubuntu live usb using Debian?

I have Debian (Lenny) installation on a Dell Vostro v13. The laptop doesn't have a CD/DVD-ROM drive so the only way for me to install Ubuntu on it is via USB- unless I attach an external CD/DVD-ROM. ...
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Ubuntu: How to use Debian DVD images (iso) as Repository?

i use Ubuntu. i have 5 Debian DVDs as iso files. how could i introduce them to Ubuntu as repository? i do not want to burn them and waste a DVD. i just want to mount them and use apt-cdrom . any one ...
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Burning iso images with wodim loses 2048 bytes at the end

If I burn an iso image with: wodim -data dev=/dev/scd0 in.iso and then read it back out with: dd if=/dev/scd0 of=out.iso The resulting files are not identical, out.iso is 2048 bytes shorter ...
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How to install Windows (x86/x64) on Linux (Ubuntu)

I installed Ubuntu edition (10.04) on my windows 7, completely eliminating it to the original installation. After I was forced to reverse the process, but could not find tools or explanations of how ...
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Creating a custom ubuntu ISO

I want to create a custom ubuntu ISO (This ISO will contain all the packages with the latest updates released till date). Something along the lines of Take the pristine ubuntu ISO Download the ...
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Where can I find a Google Chrome OS ISO image?

Where can I get a Google Chrome OS .ISO file? I know I could install ubuntu and build from source but I don't want to do that. Are there any ISO's available?
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How do you Upgrade Ubuntu from an ISO Image By Mounting as Loopback (without burning)

I'm trying to upgrade 9.10 without burning the ISO image to a disk. What are the steps to get this to work? I am using the Ubuntu-9.10-desktop-amd64.iso image. There are a few postings around on ...
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Ubuntu karmic 9.10 Live image on USB - not working

This is my configuration 4GB pendrive, HP ubuntu-9.10-desktop-i386 image file for live USB install pendrivelinux (u910p) and ubetbootin (unetbootin.sourceforge.net) machine T61 Earlier I have ...
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How do I convert cue/bin mds/mdf to iso on Ubuntu?

I've encountered a few cue/bin, mds/mdf files that I had lying around at one of my hard drives since the time when I was using windows, and now I'd like to convert them to Iso. I did some Googling, ...
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Can I add a file and burn an .iso at once?

I just downloaded a Windows 7 iso from MSDNAA at school and they gave me a personal key. I'd like to add a file with my key onto the disc, but it has to remain bootable. Is there a really simple way ...
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Pack existing ubuntu installation to iso

How would you pack a current installation of linux to an iso that can be used to boot from? What I'm trying to do is have my current ubuntu installation on a dvd and whenever I'm using a different ...