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Bug 497049 - Moving to Fedora via usb needs Linux documentation, not just Windows.
Moving to Fedora via usb needs Linux documentation, not just Windows.
Product: Fedora Documentation
Classification: Fedora
Component: install-guide (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: David Nalley
David Nalley
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Reported: 2009-04-22 02:59 EDT by Ian Kelling
Modified: 2009-07-07 01:50 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2009-07-07 01:50:31 EDT
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Description Ian Kelling 2009-04-22 02:59:35 EDT
Description of problem:

In the official fedora install documentation there is a section "Making USB Media",

, there are subsections for Windows and Linux. In the Linux instructions, the only instructions for installing livecd-tools are for Fedora. Obviously many users installing Fedora don't have it on their computer already, which makes using windows the only documented option. I think its important to have documentation for using other Linux distros. Besides supporting Linux being generally a good idea, there are a lot of laptops/netbooks nowadays that come with other Linux distros and no cd drive, only usb.
Comment 1 2009-06-10 18:29:00 EDT
Can any of these be closed?
Comment 2 Ruediger Landmann 2009-07-07 01:50:31 EDT
Fixed for next update of the guide; commit 1e16f09703332e3bd3401b8cd1656e746a07a630

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