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BackTrack 5 Cookbook by David De Smet, Willie Pritchett

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Installing BackTrack to a hard disk drive

The installation to a disk drive is one of the most basic operations. The achievement of this task will let us run BackTrack at full speed without the DVD.

Note

Performing the steps covered in this recipe will erase your hard drive making BackTrack the primary operating system on your computer.

Getting ready

Before explaining the procedure, the following requirement needs to be met:

  • A minimum of 25 GB of free disk space
  • A BackTrack Live DVD

Let's begin the installation. Insert and boot the BackTrack Live DVD.

How to do it...

Let's begin the process of installing BackTrack to the hard drive:

  1. When the desktop environment finishes loading, double-click on Install BackTrack to run the installation wizard:
  2. Select your ...

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