Originally Posted by qlob
@ixtab: I'm not really sure about the text interface, seems like it would be too much of a shock for noobs, although I do agree that it should fit on a CD.
It's not like I'm trying to convince you at all costs, but please take a look at the text-based Ubuntu installer
. (If you're worried, start it in a VM, and if you're even more worried, start it in "rescue" mode so it won't write anything to any disk
I honestly can't think of many things which are more intuitive and straightforward than that. (Especially given our scenario, like "Select your Kindle Model" -> "Kindle Touch" -> "Install vanilla 5.0.0") etc.