ubuntu MATE 16.04.1 Live DVD

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Re: ubuntu MATE 16.04.1 Live DVD

Postby xeno74 » Tue Sep 06, 2016 11:09 pm

mechanic wrote:I have also looked around at Ubiquity and it seems there should be a checkbox weather you wish to use LVM or not. Checkbox?

Later:

I have been doing some investigating, although not positive, and it seems to me that the problem with Ubiquity is also a Ubuntu problem with the standard Debian Installer, which Ubiquity is either based on or uses behind the UI. I say this because the Deb Installer will not recognize, find, my hard drives. It did find them in earlier releases.

Perhaps they are too Mac/IBM oriented to work on our machines.(?)


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Re: ubuntu MATE 16.04.1 Live DVD

Postby sundown » Wed Sep 07, 2016 6:07 am

ISO downloaded & burned, boots to the desktop on my x1000 with r9 270 card.
I gather the installer's not working. I've seen the install choke before with another ubuntu archive, not finding the HD.

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Re: ubuntu MATE 16.04.1 Live DVD

Postby xeno74 » Wed Sep 07, 2016 8:02 am

sundown wrote:ISO downloaded & burned, boots to the desktop on my x1000 with r9 270 card.
I gather the installer's not working. I've seen the install choke before with another ubuntu archive, not finding the HD.

Ken


Many thanks for testing! :-) We have no idea because of the problem with the installer. Maybe we could take another installer.
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Re: ubuntu MATE 16.04.1 Live DVD

Postby xeno74 » Wed Sep 07, 2016 11:18 am

What do you think about this? :-)

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#!/bin/bash
#
# This program is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify 
# it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by 
# the Free Software Foundation, version 3.
#
# This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but
# WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
# MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU
# General Public License for more details.
#
# You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License
# along with this program. If not, see <http://www.gnu.org/licenses/>.
#
#
echo -en "\033[H\033[2J"

cat << EOF
   **[Welcome]****************
    ubuntu MATE 16.04.1 LTS
    PowerPC HD installer
   ---------------------------
    1 -> Prepare Hard Drive
    2 -> Copy the Distribution
    3 -> Exit Install   
   ***************************
    Confirm with Enter
   ___________________________
EOF

echo -n "   Eingabe: ";read SELECTM

until [ $SELECTM -lt 4 ]

   do

echo -en "\033[H\033[2J"

cat << EOF
   **[!]***********************
    Invalid Input. Please press
    Enter to repeat the input
   ****************************
EOF

read

echo -en "\033[H\033[2J"

cat << EOF
   **[Welcome]****************
    ubuntu MATE 16.04.1 LTS
    PowerPC HD installer
   ---------------------------
    1 -> Prepare Hard Drive
    2 -> Copy the Distribution
    3 -> Exit Install   
   ***************************
    Confirm with Enter
   ___________________________
EOF

echo -n "   Eingabe: ";read SELECTM

   done

   if [ $SELECTM = 1 ]

   then

   sudo gparted

elif [ $SELECTM = 2 ]

   then

echo -en "\033[H\033[2J"

cat << EOF
   **[?]*******************
   On which partition
   do you want to copy
   ubuntu MATE?
   ************************
   Confirm with Enter
   ________________________
EOF

   echo -n "   Eingabe: ";read PART

until [ $PART ]

   do

echo -en "\033[H\033[2J"

cat << EOF
   **[!]***********************
    Invalid Input. Please press
    Enter to repeat the input
   ****************************
EOF

read

echo -en "\033[H\033[2J"

cat << EOF
   **[?]*******************
   On which partition
   do you want to copy
   ubuntu MATE?
   ************************
   Confirm with Enter
   ________________________
EOF

   echo -n "   Eingabe: ";read PART

done

    echo -en "\033[H\033[2J"

cat << EOF
   **[rsync]***********
   Do you want to copy
   ubuntu MATE to $PART
   ******************************
   1 -> Yes
   2 -> No
   ******************************
   Confirm with Enter
   ______________________________
EOF
   
   echo -n "   Eingabe: ";read CONFIRM

      if [ $CONFIRM = 1 ]

      then

      echo "copying"
        sleep 5

      else

echo -en "\033[H\033[2J"

cat << EOF
   --[!]------------------------
   canceled
   -----------------------------
   Confirm with Enter
EOF

read

fi

elif [ $SELECTM = 3 ]

   then

   exit

   fi
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Re: ubuntu MATE 16.04.1 Live DVD

Postby xeno74 » Wed Sep 07, 2016 11:40 am

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Re: ubuntu MATE 16.04.1 Live DVD

Postby xeno74 » Wed Sep 07, 2016 12:22 pm

Small update:

Code: Select all
#!/bin/bash
#
# This program is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify 
# it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by 
# the Free Software Foundation, version 3.
#
# This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but
# WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
# MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU
# General Public License for more details.
#
# You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License
# along with this program. If not, see <http://www.gnu.org/licenses/>.
#
#
echo -en "\033[H\033[2J"

cat << EOF
   **[Welcome]****************
    ubuntu MATE 16.04.1 LTS
    PowerPC HD installer
   ---------------------------
    1 -> Prepare Hard Drive
    2 -> Copy the Distribution
    3 -> Exit Install   
   ***************************
    Confirm with Enter
   ___________________________
EOF

echo -n "   Input: ";read SELECTM

until [ $SELECTM -lt 4 ]

   do

echo -en "\033[H\033[2J"

cat << EOF
   **[!]***********************
    Invalid Input. Please press
    Enter to repeat the input
   ****************************
EOF

read

echo -en "\033[H\033[2J"

cat << EOF
   **[Welcome]****************
    ubuntu MATE 16.04.1 LTS
    PowerPC HD installer
   ---------------------------
    1 -> Prepare Hard Drive
    2 -> Copy the Distribution
    3 -> Exit Install   
   ***************************
    Confirm with Enter
   ___________________________
EOF

echo -n "   Input: ";read SELECTM

   done

   if [ $SELECTM = 1 ]

   then

   sudo gparted

elif [ $SELECTM = 2 ]

   then

echo -en "\033[H\033[2J"

cat << EOF
   **[?]*******************
   On which partition
   do you want to copy
   ubuntu MATE?
   ************************
   Confirm with Enter
   ________________________
EOF

   echo -n "   Input: ";read PART

until [ $PART ]

   do

echo -en "\033[H\033[2J"

cat << EOF
   **[!]***********************
    Invalid Input. Please press
    Enter to repeat the input
   ****************************
EOF

read

echo -en "\033[H\033[2J"

cat << EOF
   **[?]*******************
   On which partition
   do you want to copy
   ubuntu MATE?
   ************************
   Confirm with Enter
   ________________________
EOF

   echo -n "   Input: ";read PART

done

    echo -en "\033[H\033[2J"

cat << EOF
   **[rsync]***********
   Do you want to copy
   ubuntu MATE to $PART
   ******************************
   1 -> Yes
   2 -> No
   ******************************
   Confirm with Enter
   ______________________________
EOF
   
   echo -n "   Input: ";read CONFIRM

      if [ $CONFIRM = 1 ]

      then

      echo "sudo mount $PART /mnt"
      echo "sudo rsync --stats --progress --numeric-ids -axAhHSP  / /mnt/ --exclude=/dev --exclude=/proc --exclude=/sys --exclude=/tmp"
        sleep 5

      else

echo -en "\033[H\033[2J"

cat << EOF
   --[!]------------------------
   canceled
   -----------------------------
   Confirm with Enter
EOF

read

fi

elif [ $SELECTM = 3 ]

   then

   exit

   fi
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Re: ubuntu MATE 16.04.1 Live DVD

Postby xeno74 » Wed Sep 07, 2016 3:30 pm

Another small update:

Code: Select all
#!/bin/bash
#
# This program is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify 
# it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by 
# the Free Software Foundation, version 3.
#
# This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but
# WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
# MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU
# General Public License for more details.
#
# You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License
# along with this program. If not, see <http://www.gnu.org/licenses/>.
#
#
echo -en "\033[H\033[2J"

cat << EOF
   **[Welcome]****************
    ubuntu MATE 16.04.1 LTS
    PowerPC HD installer
   ---------------------------
    1 -> Prepare Hard Drive
    2 -> Copy the Distribution
    3 -> Exit Install   
   ***************************
    Confirm with Enter
   ___________________________
EOF

echo -n "   Input: ";read SELECTM

until [ $SELECTM -lt 4 ]

   do

echo -en "\033[H\033[2J"

cat << EOF
   **[!]***********************
    Invalid Input. Please press
    Enter to repeat the input
   ****************************
EOF

read

echo -en "\033[H\033[2J"

cat << EOF
   **[Welcome]****************
    ubuntu MATE 16.04.1 LTS
    PowerPC HD installer
   ---------------------------
    1 -> Prepare Hard Drive
    2 -> Copy the Distribution
    3 -> Exit Install   
   ***************************
    Confirm with Enter
   ___________________________
EOF

echo -n "   Input: ";read SELECTM

   done

   if [ $SELECTM = 1 ]

   then

   sudo gparted

elif [ $SELECTM = 2 ]

   then

echo -en "\033[H\033[2J"

cat << EOF
   **[?]*******************
   On which partition
   do you want to copy
   ubuntu MATE?
   ************************
   Confirm with Enter
   ________________________
EOF

   echo -n "   Input: ";read PART

until [ $PART ]

   do

echo -en "\033[H\033[2J"

cat << EOF
   **[!]***********************
    Invalid Input. Please press
    Enter to repeat the input
   ****************************
EOF

read

echo -en "\033[H\033[2J"

cat << EOF
   **[?]*******************
   On which partition
   do you want to copy
   ubuntu MATE?
   ************************
   Confirm with Enter
   ________________________
EOF

   echo -n "   Input: ";read PART

done

    echo -en "\033[H\033[2J"

cat << EOF
   **[rsync]***********
   Do you want to copy
   ubuntu MATE to $PART
   ******************************
   1 -> Yes
   2 -> No
   ******************************
   Confirm with Enter
   ______________________________
EOF
   
   echo -n "   Input: ";read CONFIRM

      if [ $CONFIRM = 1 ]

      then

      sudo mount $PART /mnt
      sudo rsync --stats --progress --numeric-ids -axAhHSP  / /mnt/ --exclude=/dev --exclude=/proc --exclude=/sys --exclude=/tmp
       
      else

echo -en "\033[H\033[2J"

cat << EOF
   --[!]------------------------
   canceled
   -----------------------------
   Confirm with Enter
EOF

read

fi

elif [ $SELECTM = 3 ]

   then

   exit

   fi
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Re: ubuntu MATE 16.04.1 Live DVD

Postby xeno74 » Wed Sep 07, 2016 6:34 pm

Update. :-)

Code: Select all
#!/bin/bash
#
# This program is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify 
# it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by 
# the Free Software Foundation, version 3.
#
# This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but
# WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
# MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU
# General Public License for more details.
#
# You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License
# along with this program. If not, see <http://www.gnu.org/licenses/>.
#
#
echo -en "\033[H\033[2J"

cat << EOF
   **[Welcome]****************
    ubuntu MATE 16.04.1 LTS
    PowerPC HD installer
   ---------------------------
    1 -> Prepare Hard Drive
    2 -> Copy the Distribution
    3 -> Exit Install   
   ***************************
    Confirm with Enter
   ___________________________
EOF

echo -n "   Input: ";read SELECTM

until [ $SELECTM -lt 4 ]

   do

echo -en "\033[H\033[2J"

cat << EOF
   **[!]***********************
    Invalid Input. Please press
    Enter to repeat the input
   ****************************
EOF

read

echo -en "\033[H\033[2J"

cat << EOF
   **[Welcome]****************
    ubuntu MATE 16.04.1 LTS
    PowerPC HD installer
   ---------------------------
    1 -> Prepare Hard Drive
    2 -> Copy the Distribution
    3 -> Exit Install   
   ***************************
    Confirm with Enter
   ___________________________
EOF

echo -n "   Input: ";read SELECTM

   done

   if [ $SELECTM = 1 ]

   then

   sudo gparted

elif [ $SELECTM = 2 ]

   then

echo -en "\033[H\033[2J"

cat << EOF
   **[?]*******************
   On which partition
   do you want to copy
   ubuntu MATE?
   ************************
   Confirm with Enter
   ________________________
EOF

   echo -n "   Input: ";read PART

until [ $PART ]

   do

echo -en "\033[H\033[2J"

cat << EOF
   **[!]***********************
    Invalid Input. Please press
    Enter to repeat the input
   ****************************
EOF

read

echo -en "\033[H\033[2J"

cat << EOF
   **[?]*******************
   On which partition
   do you want to copy
   ubuntu MATE?
   ************************
   Confirm with Enter
   ________________________
EOF

   echo -n "   Input: ";read PART

done

    echo -en "\033[H\033[2J"

cat << EOF
   **[rsync]***********
   Do you want to copy
   ubuntu MATE to $PART
   ******************************
   1 -> Yes
   2 -> No
   ******************************
   Confirm with Enter
   ______________________________
EOF
   
   echo -n "   Input: ";read CONFIRM

      if [ $CONFIRM = 1 ]

      then

      sudo mount $PART /mnt
      sudo rsync --stats --progress --numeric-ids -axAhHSP  / /mnt/ --exclude=/dev --exclude=/proc --exclude=/sys --exclude=/tmp
      sudo mkdir /mnt/tmp /mnt/sys /mnt/proc /mnt/dev
       
      else

echo -en "\033[H\033[2J"

cat << EOF
   --[!]------------------------
   canceled
   -----------------------------
   Confirm with Enter
EOF

read

fi

elif [ $SELECTM = 3 ]

   then

   exit

   fi
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Re: ubuntu MATE 16.04.1 Live DVD

Postby xeno74 » Wed Sep 07, 2016 7:45 pm

I think this is the final. ;-) I am installing ubuntu MATE from the live DVD currently. :-)

Code: Select all
#!/bin/bash
#
# This program is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify 
# it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by 
# the Free Software Foundation, version 3.
#
# This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but
# WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
# MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU
# General Public License for more details.
#
# You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License
# along with this program. If not, see <http://www.gnu.org/licenses/>.
#
#
echo -en "\033[H\033[2J"

cat << EOF
   **[Welcome]****************
    ubuntu MATE 16.04.1 LTS
    PowerPC HD installer
   ---------------------------
    1 -> Prepare Hard Drive
    2 -> Copy the Distribution
    3 -> Exit Install   
   ***************************
    Confirm with Enter
   ___________________________
EOF

echo -n "   Input: ";read SELECTM

until [ $SELECTM -lt 4 ]

   do

echo -en "\033[H\033[2J"

cat << EOF
   **[!]***********************
    Invalid Input. Please press
    Enter to repeat the input
   ****************************
EOF

read

echo -en "\033[H\033[2J"

cat << EOF
   **[Welcome]****************
    ubuntu MATE 16.04.1 LTS
    PowerPC HD installer
   ---------------------------
    1 -> Prepare Hard Drive
    2 -> Copy the Distribution
    3 -> Exit Install   
   ***************************
    Confirm with Enter
   ___________________________
EOF

echo -n "   Input: ";read SELECTM

   done

   if [ $SELECTM = 1 ]

   then

   sudo gparted

elif [ $SELECTM = 2 ]

   then

echo -en "\033[H\033[2J"

cat << EOF
   **[?]*******************
   On which partition
   do you want to copy
   ubuntu MATE?
   ************************
   Confirm with Enter
   ________________________
EOF

   echo -n "   Input: ";read PART

until [ $PART ]

   do

echo -en "\033[H\033[2J"

cat << EOF
   **[!]***********************
    Invalid Input. Please press
    Enter to repeat the input
   ****************************
EOF

read

echo -en "\033[H\033[2J"

cat << EOF
   **[?]*******************
   On which partition
   do you want to copy
   ubuntu MATE?
   ************************
   Confirm with Enter
   ________________________
EOF

   echo -n "   Input: ";read PART

done

    echo -en "\033[H\033[2J"

cat << EOF
   **[rsync]*********************
   Do you want to copy
   ubuntu MATE to $PART ?
   ******************************
   1 -> Yes
   2 -> No
   ******************************
   Confirm with Enter
   ______________________________
EOF
   
   echo -n "   Input: ";read CONFIRM

      if [ $CONFIRM = 1 ]

      then

      sudo mount $PART /mnt
      sudo rsync --stats --progress --numeric-ids -axAhHSP  / /mnt/ --exclude=/dev --exclude=/proc --exclude=/sys --exclude=/tmp --exclude=/mnt --exclude=/media
      sudo mkdir /mnt/tmp /mnt/sys /mnt/proc /mnt/dev /mnt/media
       
      else

echo -en "\033[H\033[2J"

cat << EOF
   --[!]------------------------
   canceled
   -----------------------------
   Confirm with Enter
EOF

read

fi

elif [ $SELECTM = 3 ]

   then

   exit

   fi
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Re: ubuntu MATE 16.04.1 Live DVD

Postby mechanic » Wed Sep 07, 2016 8:32 pm

xeno74 wrote:I think this is the final. ;-) I am installing ubuntu MATE from the live DVD currently. :-)


Me too.

A while later;

Done. Success! 8-)

Great job Christian. That's worth at least 4 'Ata Boy's :idea:

Posted from Moz-FF on Ubuntu-mate on /sda4.

I did not know if the kernel you supplied would work without the RAMDISK so I used my All-in-One 4.8rc4, and besides, the RAMDISK is now on a ext4 and CFE does not like it.

Anyway, its working.
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