Commit 730a611c authored by Tails developers's avatar Tails developers
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Rebrand Tails USB installer to Tails installer.

We now support installing on a wider range of devices, such as SD cards plugged
into a reader wired via SDIO.
parent ff3fb363
......@@ -457,7 +457,7 @@ Resources:
### full update
The Tails USB installer is still in charge of performing full updates.
The Tails installer is still in charge of performing full updates.
It must delete any `live/*.squashfs` file other than the one shipped
in the new ISO.
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......@@ -55,7 +55,7 @@ the full ISO without going through the Tor network.
Distribution
============
Tails USB installer shall be available and working on a few selected non-Tails
Tails installer shall be available and working on a few selected non-Tails
operating systems, such as Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu, Microsoft Windows
or Mac OS X. This would allow one-step installation of Tails, instead of the
current way of doing things, that requires an intermediate step: either burning
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......@@ -3,7 +3,7 @@ and confirmed by a Tails user, the "X220 cannot/will not boot GPT
disks using Legacy BIOS, you must setup UEFI". This is a bug in
their firmware.
In practice, that means a Tails pendrive setup by the Tails USB
In practice, that means a Tails pendrive setup by the Tails
installer cannot boot on a ThinkPad X220, unless we add UEFI support
to Tails.
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......@@ -40,8 +40,7 @@ Most of Tails can be translated directly online with
Greeter](https://www.transifex.com/projects/p/torproject/resource/3-tails-tails-greeter-pot/)
- [Tails Persistence
Setup](https://www.transifex.com/projects/p/torproject/resource/3-tails-tails-persistence-setup-pot/)
- [Tails USB
Installer](https://www.transifex.com/projects/p/torproject/resource/3-tails-liveusb-creator-pot/)
- [Tails Installer](https://www.transifex.com/projects/p/torproject/resource/3-tails-liveusb-creator-pot/)
- [Whisperback](https://www.transifex.com/projects/p/torproject/resource/3-whisperback-whisperback-pot/)
- [A set of various translatable strings](https://www.transifex.com/projects/p/torproject/resource/tails-misc/)
......@@ -68,7 +67,7 @@ Further:
translators](https://git-tails.immerda.ch/greeter/plain/README.translators)
- Tails Persistence Setup:
[PO files](https://git-tails.immerda.ch/persistence-setup/tree/po)
- Tails USB Installer:
- Tails installer:
[PO files](https://git-tails.immerda.ch/liveusb-creator/tree/po)
- Whisperback:
[PO files](https://git-tails.immerda.ch/whisperback/tree/po),
......@@ -98,7 +97,7 @@ official repositories.
Various bits of texts can be translated:
* **Custom programs** (Tails Greeter, Tails Persistence Setup, Tails
USB Installer and Whisperback): each one has its own [[Git
installer and Whisperback): each one has its own [[Git
repository|contribute/git]], where PO files live in the `po`
directory. Some have a `README.translators` at the root of their
source tree: please read it.
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......@@ -28,7 +28,7 @@ starting Tails.
3. From which media are you trying to start Tails: DVD, USB stick
[[installed manually|/doc/first_steps/manual_usb_installation]], USB
stick [[installed with Tails USB
stick [[installed with Tails
installer|/doc/first_steps/manual_usb_installation]]? Keep in mind
that, we do not support any other installation method than the ones
listed above.
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It is recommended to use the
<span class="application">[[Tails USB installer|usb_installation]]</span> to install
<span class="application">[[Tails installer|usb_installation]]</span> to install
Tails onto a USB stick. But you might need to use this technique to get a first
running Tails, and be able to use the
<span class="application">Tails USB installer</span> on a second USB stick.
<span class="application">Tails installer</span> on a second USB stick.
**This technique does not allow you to set up a persistent volume.**
......@@ -2,7 +2,7 @@
If you have started Tails from a USB stick, you can create a
persistent volume in the free space left on the USB stick by the <span
class="application">Tails USB installer</span>. The files in the persistent
class="application">Tails installer</span>. The files in the persistent
volume are saved and remain available across separate working sessions.
You can use this persistent volume to store different kinds of files:
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......@@ -2,7 +2,7 @@
Tails includes a custom USB installer.
In order to use <span class="application">Tails USB installer</span>, you need
In order to use <span class="application">Tails installer</span>, you need
to start Tails from another media, and clone it onto the USB stick that you want
to install. You can either:
......@@ -11,7 +11,7 @@ to install. You can either:
- **[[Manually install Tails onto another USB
stick|manual_usb_installation]]**, if you can't use a DVD.
Using <span class="application">Tails USB installer</span> allows you to
Using <span class="application">Tails installer</span> allows you to
later **[[create a persistent volume|persistence]]** in the free space
left on the USB stick. This requires a USB stick of **at least 2 GB**.
......@@ -30,9 +30,9 @@ Instructions
<span class="menuchoice">
<span class="guimenu">Applications</span>&nbsp;▸
<span class="guisubmenu">Tails</span>&nbsp;▸
<span class="guimenuitem">Tails USB installer</span>
<span class="guimenuitem">Tails installer</span>
</span>
to start <span class="application">Tails USB installer</span>.
to start <span class="application">Tails installer</span>.
3. To install onto a new USB stick, click on the <span class="button">Clone &
Install</span> button.
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[[!meta title="Upgrading a Tails USB Stick"]]
<span class="application">Tails USB installer</span> also allows you to upgrade
<span class="application">Tails installer</span> also allows you to upgrade
a USB stick to a newer version of Tails.
The following techniques only work if the USB stick was installed using
<span class="application">Tails USB installer</span>. **The persistent storage
<span class="application">Tails installer</span>. **The persistent storage
on the USB stick will be preserved.** There are two methods to do the upgrade:
- [[Upgrade by cloning from another USB stick|usb_upgrade#clone]] which already
......@@ -13,7 +13,7 @@ on the USB stick will be preserved.** There are two methods to do the upgrade:
Tails
As for the installation, you need to start
<span class="application">Tails USB installer</span> from another media than the
<span class="application">Tails installer</span> from another media than the
USB stick that you want to upgrade.
<a id="clone"></a>
......@@ -27,9 +27,9 @@ Clone & Upgrade
<span class="menuchoice">
<span class="guimenu">Applications</span>&nbsp;▸
<span class="guisubmenu">Tails</span>&nbsp;▸
<span class="guimenuitem">Tails USB installer</span>
<span class="guimenuitem">Tails installer</span>
</span>
to start <span class="application">Tails USB installer</span>.
to start <span class="application">Tails installer</span>.
3. Choose <span class="guilabel">Clone & Upgrade</span>.
......@@ -59,9 +59,9 @@ Upgrade from ISO
<span class="menuchoice">
<span class="guimenu">Applications</span>&nbsp;▸
<span class="guisubmenu">Tails</span>&nbsp;▸
<span class="guimenuitem">Tails USB installer</span>
<span class="guimenuitem">Tails installer</span>
</span>
to start <span class="application">Tails USB installer</span>.
to start <span class="application">Tails installer</span>.
3. Choose <span class="guilabel">Upgrade from ISO</span>.
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......@@ -12,7 +12,7 @@ Problems starting Tails
Acer Travelmate 8573T-254G50M
-----------------------------
Does not start on USB sticks created using Tails USB Installer.
Does not start on USB sticks created using the Tails installer.
Booting from DVD works fine.
Apple hardware
......@@ -38,7 +38,7 @@ legacy boot support, enable 'Launch CSM' under boot (menu).
Dell Inc. Latitude E6430/0CPWYR
-------------------------------
Does not start on USB sticks created using Tails USB Installer.
Does not start on USB sticks created using the Tails installer.
With BIOS versions A03 06/03/2012
......@@ -47,11 +47,11 @@ Error message: `Invalid partition table!`
Dell XPS L702X/03RG89, Samsung RV520
------------------------------------
Does not start on USB sticks created using Tails USB Installer.
Does not start on USB sticks created using the Tails installer.
We were reported that the legacy BIOS shipped on these systems doesn't
know how to deal with the GPT partition scheme installed by Tails
USB Installer.
know how to deal with the GPT partition scheme installed by the Tails
installer.
<http://en.community.dell.com/support-forums/laptop/f/3518/p/19392884/20010995.aspx>
......@@ -99,10 +99,10 @@ Tails does not consistently [[!tails_todo
more_efficient_memory_wipe desc="erase all system memory as it
should"]].
After using the Tails USB installer, the "emergency shutdown" doesn't work.
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After using the Tails installer, the "emergency shutdown" doesn't work.
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The Tails USB installer messes a bit too much with the USB devices for the
The Tails installer messes a bit too much with the USB devices for the
"emergency shutdown on media removal" feature to continue working after using
it. If you believe this feature is critical for the session you're running, we
advice you to reboot Tails.
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