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Re: screenshots for ch1
On Wed, 2010-05-12 at 18:21 +0200, Martin Lukeš wrote:
> Hey Luke,
> thanks for advice, but consider I have no spare HDD to install on,
> thus I can't capture screenshots of Ubuntu being installed.
> Is there any way to get this working in VBox or other virtualization
> Thanks again!
> Martin Lukeš
> P.S.: Please keep the communication history
> 2010/5/11 Luke-Jennings <ubuntujenkins@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> On Tue, 2010-05-11 at 19:16 +0200, Martin Lukeš wrote:
> > Hey all Quickshoters!
> > I'd like to ask what is the proper way of getting
> screenshots for
> > whole chapter one (installation phase).
> > All other screenshots I captured running installed Ubuntu
> > original Ubuntu desktop CD and QS installed of course. All
> > running in VirtualBox. ;)
> > No matter what I can't make ubiquity run (I installed it
> before). QS
> > is unable to run it too.
> > And while running downloaded QS LiveCD, I'm unable to
> install Guest
> > Additions. Because of this I'm unable to set required
> > Any help?
> If you run the live cd in your computer, when the first screen
> with "ubuntu" on press a button and choose "try ubuntu". Then
> load into
> the default login and run quickshot form the menu's as
> normal. You may
> want to update the relevant language pack in synaptic manager.
> Have fun Quickshoting!
> Luke Jennings (ubuntujenkins)
If you have a virtualbox which has the correct resolution with guest
editions. Try installing ubiquity-frontend-gtk , this should mean that
the installer will run. I am not sure how well it will work doing the
install but you should get the screenshots. I will be interested to how