Can I install the Linux operating system on my home computer from the USB media created?
Though you need not install it, as it is a live media but yes you can.
Once you are convinced that this is the operating system you want on your home computer, you can install it by completely replacing the existing operating system. It can also be installed on a separate partition alongside you other OS or in a virtual machine on a hardware with enough resources.
This will result in the best Linux experience for you with all the applications as you have experienced at your school. It will also allow data persistence i.e. saving of your work to the computer storage, which is a limitation of the live USB.
Multiple installation modes are supported and the instructions are presented when attempting a boot from the live media. It requires no special training. You may study Hackett and Bankwell comic book guide
or many online installation guides available before attempting and installation, if you are unfamiliar with the process or run into any difficulties.
For installing or using Linux on your home computer, refer the Create a Live USB
section of the manual. The My sCool Server has made the process very intuitive and user-friendly. Hence now it is very easy for all to experience the best of what Linux computing has to offer at their homes as well.
Do I need to install Linux on my home computer from the USB media to use it?
No, the USB media created is a bootable live media which means that you can experience the entire Ubuntu Li-f-e operating system with all the pre-loaded applications without the need for installation. For best experience and data persistence across ...
What is the recommended hardware for the bootable live media creation?
For rapid creation and optimum performance while using Linux from the USB bootable live media, we recommend USB 3.0, minimum 4 GB media. DVD media can also be used, but due to its slow performance and susceptibility to damage, it is no longer ...
Do we need to purchase licenses for each USB bootable live media that is created from the MSS?
No, you can create and distribute unlimited number of Linux USB bootable live media from the one-click media creator located on the administrator’s desktop. The simple instructions to create the bootable media are available in the Take Linux Home ...
Why is the My sCool Server built on Linux?
Imparting education using Linux, hence the open source ecosystem has its manifold benefits including freedom to choose, innovate and scale. This is apart from the several financial benefits. With the rapid adoption of Linux and its variants in ...
What is the hardware & software specification of the MSS?
The default My sCool Server is built atop best of class Intel hardware, an Intel NUC. It comprises of an Intel Celeron Dual Core current generation processor, 4 GB RAM, 1 TB HDD. It is built atop Ubuntu Li-f-e (Linux for Education) which is a ...