[K12OSN] Updated Greatest Hits LiveCD

Terrell Prude' Jr. microman at cmosnetworks.com
Wed Mar 7 23:09:40 UTC 2007

Petre Scheie wrote:
> All-
> I've posted an updated version of the 'K12LTSP Greatest Hits Live CD' 
> to the K12LTSP download site.  This new version includes two additions 
> blatantly copped from Knoppix:
> -At the end of the boot process, Firefox is launched with a "Welcome" 
> document on the CD that explains what it is, etc.
> -If you put the disk into the CD drive of a running Windows system, it 
> launches the web browser with a document similar to the "Welcome" 
> document mentioned above, but which also includes a section on how to 
> use it (reboot the machine with the CD in the CDROM drive).
> If you don't want these additions, the original version (0.1) is still 
> there, too.  Find them at 
> ftp://k12linux.mesd.k12.or.us/pub/K12LTSP/live-cd-demo/
> Petre

Downloaded it that night and tried it out just now.  It's Edubuntu, w/ 
all the EDU apps and a K12LTSP browser message.  Pretty slick there, 
Petre!  I will show this around to as many people as I can get to 
listen.  The Knoppix "ripoffs" are a nice touch, BTW; I think Klaus 
would nod approvingly.


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