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Old 09-11-2003, 04:18 PM   #1
leeb0z
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Unhappy installing mdk 7.2 HELP!


ok here it goes..i have a p133 48 MB RAM 1.5 GB hd 32MB NVIDIA graphics card and an amdek monitor.

i used to have have mandrake 7.2 running on it before but with a CTX monitor. so now i have this older monitor and i was trying to install mandrake from dos but it keeps trying to install using a GUI and i was wondering if you could force the install to be text only so that i could at least use the console.
 
Old 09-12-2003, 04:51 AM   #2
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Yes you can install in text mode. This is why it specifically says so in one of the very first screens.

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