Install Ubuntu 8.10 to a Flash Drive using Windows

Create a Ubuntu 8.10 Persistent USB Flash Drive using Windows. The following tutorial covers the process of creating a Ubuntu 8.10 (Intrepid Ibex) Flash Drive using our custom USB Installer For Ubuntu 8.10 script and Windows. You can then boot and run Ubuntu 8.10  from your USB stick on any computer that can boot from USB. Ubuntu 8.10 will boot from the portable device utilizing the persistent casper-rw loop block file for saving and restoring changes. Ubuntu is a product of Canonical Ltd.

Ubuntu 8.10 Intrepid Ibex Screenshot

Distribution Home Page: Ubuntu

Minimum Flash Drive Capacity: 2GB

Persistent Feature: Yes

Ubuntu 8.10 USB Flash Drive Creation Essentials

  • Windows PC to perform conversion
  • Ubuntu 8.10 ISO
  • 2GB or larger USB flash drive (fat32 formatted)
  • USB Installer for Ubuntu 8.10

How to create a Ubuntu 8.10 Flash Drive using Windows

This tutorial is obsolete! Please use the Universal USB Installer instead.

  1. Download the torrent and then proceed to download the ISO using your favorite torrent client
  2. Download and launch USB Installer For Ubuntu 8.10, and follow the onscreen instructions
  3. Once the script has finished, restart your PC and set your BIOS or Boot Menu to boot from the USB device, save your changes and reboot

If all goes well, you should now be booting from your own personal Ubuntu 8.10 Live USB that allows you to save your changes persistently.

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