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Ubuntu Customization Kit

This page is now obsolete and only for historical purposes.
Please visit new development page at SourceForge.


Ubuntu Customization Kit (UCK) is a set of tools for easy cutomization of Ubuntu Linux distribution (and its derivatives, like Kubuntu).
Currently it allows you to:
Currently UCK is a registered product on Launchpad, so see there for bug reports and other information: https://launchpad.net/products/uck.
Development has moved to SourceForge: project is called uck.


You can find documentation here.


Version 1.1 (using KDialog interface)

Step 1 - welcome screen

Step 1

Step 2 - choosing language packs to install

Step 2

Step 3 - choosing language used at boot

Step 3

Step 4 - choosing desktop environment language packs

Step 4

Step 5 - choosing ISO image used as base for CD

Step 5

Step 6 - specifying name of CD

Step 6

Step 7 - ready to build

Step 7

Step 8 - building success

Step 8


Version 1.1 (June 10, 2006)

Name has been changed to Ubuntu Customization Kit (uck).
Download: uck-1.1.tgz
New features:

Version 1.0 (May 30, 2006)

Download scripts package

Undocumented features

There is a possibility to speed up booting of live CD up to 1 minute, using changing layout of files on disk.
Details are on page: http://lichota.net/~krzysiek/projects/kubuntu/dapper-livecd-optimization/
To use this feature, copy appropriate .sort file to file ./customization-profiles/localized_cd/rootfs.sort and build the CD using GUI.
Layout files available currently:
This feature will be included in one of the subsequent UCK releases.

This tool is provided "as is". Author is not responsible for any damages done by this tool.

Author: Krzysztof Lichota <krzysiek-ubuntulivecdbuild@lichota.net>
Homepage: http://lichota.net/~krzysiek/projects/ubuntu-livecd-customization/
License: GPL v2

This project is dedicated to OU.