Install OSGeo-Live to Hard Disk

OSGeo-Live can be installed onto your hard disk, the same way an Ubuntu distribution is installed.

This process can also be run inside a Virtual Machine to create a permanent OSGeo-Live Virtual Machine from a DVD or ISO image.

System Requirements

  • 12 Gig of spare Hard Disk Space

Install OSGeo-Live


Select “Install RELEASE”


Enter password=”user”


Select language


Select timezone


Select keyboard

Specify which disk to want to install on. (Beware, this may delete an existing

installed partition).


Defaults for settings are: * Name = “user” * username = “user” * password = “user” * computer name = “osgeolive” * Log In automatically


Select “Install”

Go and get a cup of coffee while installation is in progress.

That is it.