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Massive Changes Coming to Ubuntu 10.10 'Maverick Meerkat' Installer

Aug 19, 2010, 07:32 (0 Talkback[s])

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"Microsoft Windows comes pre installed with hardware in most of the cases and hence a vast majority of Windows users probably have't ever seen Windows installer. But that is not the case with Ubuntu. Only a handful of manufacturers sell pre installed Ubuntu hardware and hence the need for down to earth simple and eyecandy Installer. Take a look at the proposed changes with Ubuntu 10.10 'Maverick Meerkat' Installer.

"Objective Behind This Massive Ubuntu 10.10 Installer Revamp

"The Ubuntu Live CD is the first experience many new users will have of Ubuntu. The installation experience should be attractive and effortless to reassure new users that Ubuntu is the right choice. The process should feel safe and should only highlight risk when necessary"

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