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I am completely new the the linux scene and I am trying to install FC2 on an AMD 64 laptop I recently bought. Whenever I try to start the installation I recieve this error: Waring: unable to open an initial console. Kernel panic: No init found. Try passing init= option to kernel.
I have absolutely no idea what that means, can anyone help me to get passed this step?
I downloaded from Bit Torrent and the client checked the integrity after the D/L and I was going to try to check the integrity from the install (using the command: linux mediacheck), but it locks up before that step with the above error. Is there any other way of checking their integrity?