Install (manual partitioning) in Ubuntu Desktop (Legacy) amd64 in Hirsute Daily (archived)

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Boot up the image
If you see the GRUB boot menu you should see the following:
  • 'Try or Install Ubuntu'
  • 'Ubuntu (safe graphics)'
  • 'OEM install (for manufacturers)'
  • 'Test memory' (only on BIOS systems)
  • The system boots properly and loads the installer displaying the Welcome dialog with language selection and 'Try Ubuntu' and 'Install Ubuntu' buttons
    Click on the release notes hyperlink to confirm that a browser launches and you are taken to the release notes discourse page.
    Click on the Install Ubuntu 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 Ubuntu'
    • (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 corresponds with your timezone and the city indicated in the text box
    The timezone and city displayed match your timezone and a major 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
    'Require my password to log in' is shown and selected or if 'Log in automatically' and 'require my password to log in' are shown then 'Require my password to login' is selected. If just 'Require my password to log in' is shown, having it off is the equivalent of having 'Log in automatically' on.
    Name, username and password are accepted.
    Continue button becomes available
    Press Continue
    The 'Welcome to Ubuntu' 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 Ubuntu showing username selected

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    Passedguiverc2021-04-20 23:35

    dell [optiplex] 755 (c2d-e8300, 8gb, amd/ati radeon rv610/radeon hd2400 pro/xt)
    (non-EFI box without EFI partition)
    system had two partitions sda1 & sda2 (I believe lubuntu full disk followed by install-alongside).. I selected to replace (with format) SDA1
    I'd NOT normally use format for this 'upgrade via re-install' option but given I didn't check the sda1 (lubuntu yesterday I believe) it'll be cleaner for this install with format.
    reboot, unpretty-grub but booting new hirsute system...
    new ubuntu desktop looks good; adjusted monitor setup to match my landscape+portrait..; other checks all good so logout
    reboot, login to other lubuntu hirsute & it looks exactly as it should :)

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    Passedguiverc2021-04-20 22:46
    [nouveau] ubuntu desktop install & background is changing on selecting
    options(drop-downs) in ubiquity (#1925279)

    In: linux (Ubuntu)
    Status: Confirmed
    Importance: Undecided
    1 reports, 6 comments, 2 subscribers, 1 duplicates

    hp dc7700 (c2d-e6320, 5gb, nvidia quadro nvs 290)
    outside of changing wallpaper during the install process (as I clicked on buttons in ubiquity), install completed successfully
    reboot & login, perform checks & all looks good.

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    Passedjawn-smith2021-04-20 14:03Link to the testcase revision
    Passedjibel2021-04-20 09:15

    Test with encrypted ext4 partition

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    Passedsov-j2021-04-20 09:04

    Configuration: VirtualBox 6.1.18, 3GB RAM, 20GB vSSD, host CPU: Intel i7-4510U

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    Passedjibel2021-04-20 09:03
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