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VirtualBox 3.1: Beginner's Guide by Alfonso V Romero

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Time for action—downloading and installing Ubuntu Server 8.04 LTS

In this exercise, you'll download and install the Ubuntu Server 8.04 LTS operating system in a PC that will act as a headless server.

  1. Open a web browser window, and go to http://www.ubuntu.com/getubuntu/download-server. The Download Ubuntu Server page will show up next. Click on the Alternative download options link to continue:
    Time for action—downloading and installing Ubuntu Server 8.04 LTS
  2. Select the Download Ubuntu 8.04 LTS Server and the 32-bit version options, and then click on the Begin download button to start the download process.
  3. Save the ubuntu-8.04.3-server-i386.iso file in your hard disk, and wait for the download to finish (approximately ...

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