Can you come and do our place when you are finished? I'll buy you a steak and a beer?but it will be nice when it is done.
With Linux operating systems, if you do not want to install on your hard drive, at least right away, there is the Live USB. However without persistance, it will not be written to.Olds - you are on the horns of a dilemma here, friend
1. If you are still operating from a USB stick (Live) without Persistence, any changes, any downloads or updates - these will vanish once you reboot. You will be back to square one.