Install (manual partitioning) in Xubuntu Desktop amd64 in Quantal Final (archived)

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Proceed in your native language if you wish. Instructions
will remain in English.

Boot up the image
The system boots properly and loads the installer displaying the Welcome dialog with language selection and 'Try Xubuntu' and 'Install Xubuntu' buttons
Click on the release notes hyperlink to confirm that a browser launches and you are taken to the release notes web page.
Click on the Install Xubuntu button
The 'Keyboard Layout' screen appears
The proposed keyboard corresponds with your keyboard
Select your keyboard layout and click on continue
The 'Updates and other software' screen is displayed
On the screen 'Updates and other software', note the availability of the following components
Available options should represent the state of your system accurately
  • (If network is available) Download updates while installing Xubuntu
  • (If on a 'laptop') Is plugged to a power source
  • Install third-party software ... option available
Click on the continue button
The 'Installation type' screen is displayed
Select Something Else
A screen showing the current hard disks and partition layouts is displayed
Select the drive you wish to partition and use the Add '+', Change 'Change...', and Delete '-' buttons to create your desired scheme
The screen updates showing your desired partitions and mount points
Once you have your required partitioning scheme laid out, click on the Install Now button
The 'Where are you?' screen is displayed
If your system is connected to the network, note the preselected timezone correspond with your timezone and the city indicated in the text box
The timezone and city displayed match your timezone and the main city from your area
Select your timezone, and click on the continue button
The 'Who are you?' screen appears
Input your initial user details and password admin can not be used - it is a dedicated Linux User
Name, username and password are accepted. Automatic login option is shown
Continue button becomes available
Press continue
The 'Welcome to Xubuntu ' slide is displayed
The slideshow is entirely in your language
Wait for the installer to finish
An 'Installation Complete' dialog appears
Click the Restart now button
GUI is shut down, a prompt to remove media and press Enter appears
Remove the disc and press enter
The machine is rebooted
Allow the machine to reboot
The system boots properly and loads into Xubuntu showing username selected

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ReporterLast updateBugsComment
Failedbaizon2012-10-18 06:07
[FFe] [MASTER] We need to better handle external payloads (Flash,
msttcorefonts) not being available. (#876298)

(master bug of duplicate: 970289)
In: flashplugin-nonfree (Ubuntu)
Status: Fix Released
Importance: Critical
Assignee: Steve Langasek
1 reports, 43 comments, 16 subscribers, 136 duplicates

Made a "/" (root, ext4) and NO swap partition.

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ReporterLast updateBugsComment
Passedbaizon2012-10-18 05:56
the release notes link in installer points to (#1065789)
In: ubuntu-website-content
Status: Fix Released
Importance: Undecided
Assignee: Matthew Nuzum
1 reports, 12 comments, 1 subscribers, 1 duplicates

Made a "/" (root, ext4) and a swap partition.

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Passedwkclemmons2012-10-17 23:22
X server starts before Plymouth, or a very short time after (no or brief
splash) (#540801)

In: plymouth (Ubuntu)
Status: Invalid
Importance: Low
1 reports, 152 comments, 74 subscribers, 31 duplicates
Duplicate partitions shown (#1072137)
(master bug of duplicate: 1044896)
In: xfdesktop4 (Ubuntu)
Status: Fix Released
Importance: Medium
1 reports, 15 comments, 9 subscribers, 3 duplicates
Desktop setting does not remove all of the desktop icons despite default
icons in desktop settings being unchecked (#1046662)

In: xfdesktop4 (Ubuntu)
Status: Expired
Importance: Undecided
1 reports, 6 comments, 2 subscribers, 0 duplicates
Settings Manager in Xubuntu 12.10 does not have minimize button (#1046695)
In: xfwm4 (Ubuntu)
Status: Fix Released
Importance: Undecided
1 reports, 5 comments, 3 subscribers, 0 duplicates
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