Ubuntu download (linux live) question
Hello everyone, I was sent an Ubuntu DVD in the mail (version 6.10).
The DVD was capable of running Ubuntu without installing it, or live
linux. I am now downloading the recent version from their website. If
I burn the file to a disk will it be able to run from the disk without
installing it like the version I recieved in the mail?
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