Ubuntu Live Demo and Installer CD

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RRAbuntu was created using Ubuntu Customization Kit 2.0.10! and also Alban's Blog (Quick start for Rivendell on debian/ubuntu)

Visit RRAbuntu's website for the latest information and version.

Simply place CD in CD/DVD drive and reboot computer. Note: it will wipe out your entire system if you choose to "Install" and choose to use the entire hard drive, be certain to back up your files.


Contents

Demo

To Demo Rivendell Select Try Ubuntu with any change to your computer. This will not touch your file system and is safe to use. You can also change your keyboard by pressing F3 before booting.

The Demo is automated with scripts. To start the demo double-click on the Demo RRAbuntu icon on the desktop and follow the instructions.


Ubuntu-Rivendell Install

The install instructions are automated with a script. To start the instructions double-click on the Install RRAbuntu icon on the desktop. It will walk you through the installation. Just follow the instructions.


Rivendell Setup

The setup instructions are automated with a script. To start the instructions double-click on the Post Install RRAbuntu icon on the desktop. It will walk you through the installation. This script takes care of some "housekeeping" tasks that need to be done to allow Rivendell to run the first time on Ubuntu.


Adding your first track(s) to the RD Library

Now start rdlibrary (Applications > Sound & Video > rdlibrary)


Start rdlibrary and rip a track off a cd if you prefer music :)


Place a music cd in your cdrom. Rip CD button at bottom. Give it a minute to read the track titles from the online cd database.


Single Track

Click once on a track and then "Set Cut" click "Add New Cut" click "OK" then Click "Ok" then "Rip Disc"


Complete CD

"Set All New Cuts" to rip entire CD Select a "music group" click "Ok" then "Rip Disc"


Visit the Rivendell website and download the Rivendell Operations Guide from the Documents section on that website. Print out for more advanced configuration.


I hope you find this live cd useful.

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== The current version of the RRAbuntu CD is 1.13 ==

You can download it here.







1st Dec 2009

The Geoff's iso file (retrieved from New Zealand this morning) is now available via this torrent : http://rivendell.tryphon.org/livecd/rivendell-livecd-ubuntu-1.5.iso.torrent


PS : If you never used bittorrent, try this command : btdownloadcurses http://rivendell.tryphon.org/livecd/rivendell-livecd-ubuntu-1.5.iso.torrent


To Do

Need to add ntp (Network Time Package) to live cd installer

sudo apt-get install ntp

This will help with time synchronization across networks.

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