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Yum will do that by default in Live mode; anything you install whilst running off a live optical disc is installed to RAM because you are running off of RAM as it is. If you want to do it explicitly, though, you can create a RAM disk: mkdir foo mount -t tmpfs -o size=4096M bar /foo where: mount is the command. -t tmpfs specifies the type of filesystem. ...


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Yes, this is easily possible. You could copy every single file from your system to the USB flash drive, and then copy it over to the partition you desire to have it on. An easier method, which I recommend, would be to take a tarball of your entire system and then extract it to the partition you desire. The last thing you would need to do is make sure that ...


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The best thing to do would be as follows: 1- Write a bash script *.sh file with the installation commands 2- Use the scp command to copy the *.sh script along with any binary files needed to the target machine 3- Connect using ssh to the target machine and run the *.sh script Note: if you haven't used ssh before, you might have to install the ...


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I recommend you to introduce configuration management software like Ansible, Chef, CFEngine, etc. See also this Wikipedia article.


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My advice would be to download Fedora 22 Workstation installer from Fedora's site (https://getfedora.org/) and run it. Fedora 20 is a couple of years old and while it is certainly still usable, they have made improvements. As for the live usb creator, if my memory serves that creates an installable version on a usb device. I used it once a long time ago ...


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So using a combination of Lenovo's BIOS simulator (pretty neat: http://service.lenovo.partner-management.com/et.cfm?eid=1437) and Lenovo's manual for the machine, I was able to get the correct sequence of keystrokes to modify the "Boot Display Device" from LCD to analog VGA. In the rare event anyone faces exactly this problem, here is how to solve it: ...


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Note that you can't modify an ISO image: this filesystem is designed to be read-only. You'll have to extract the image, modify the files, then build a new image. I'm sure there's software to do that on Windows, but I don't know which. You can try manipulating the files with the Cygwin utilities. An initrd is a filesystem image, typically ext2, for which ...


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You want to create a custom installer that installs a different set of packages. The following information pertains to the Debian installer (known as d-i). Ubuntu is a derivative of Debian and also uses d-i, plus it also supports another installer called Ubiquity, which can be automated in a different way. For more information see this FAQ. I am not ...


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Increase your virtual hard disk space to 12 GB or more. I faced similar issue and the above resolved my issue.



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