Tutorials/Installation/Install with liveinst

F16 liveinst Sugar-Desktop

  • Sugar can be installed from a Sugar-on s Stick Booted live CD
i386: Fedora-16-i686-Live-SoaS
x86-64: Fedora-16-x86_64-Live-SoaS
  • This tutorial is set up for a 4 GB USB-Stick or VirtualBox 4 GB Hard Disk install.
see custom layout screens below
  • Burn and Boot CD

Name Screen

  • First Screen that appears when boot is done.
Name and colors screens set the individual ssh ID for the user and only run one time.
(Enter Name you want to use)



  • Chose colors for your Avitar XO
Click on XO to change colors - repeat to change again
click (done) when you are happy with


(f3) Home

  • Sugar starts at the (f3) Home screen
Terminal application is selected


  • Click on [#_] Become Root



  • enter the command "liveinst" which starts the Anaconda installer


  • Language


Type of Install

  • choose basic storage devices
  • [Next]


  • Hostname selection


  • Timezone selection



  • Enter it twice


Custom Layout



  • select edit /sda


  • Create bios boot 2mb /ext4 2500 swap 500
f16 (and later) require a bios boot partition
  • (OK)
  • (Next)


Copying to Hard Drive



  • Finished
  • [reboot]


  • Shut Down the Computer
  • Reboot from the USB or VirtualBox Hard Drive.
  • On reboot you will enter "firstboot" to register yourself and your colors
This is similar to the name and color screens when the Live CD first booted.