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Old 04-18-2009, 11:05 AM   #1
phunmie
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Unhappy Mandriva installation


Hi all,
Please i've got a classmate PC with mandriva installed on it. Mandriva isnt responding on this system. I guess the OS is probably corrupt and i decided to wipeout mandriva since i cant use it and install Ubuntu. While Ubuntu CD boots, the installation stops/hangs after language selection. Please ca any1 tell me wha to do.
I've never used mandrive. Thanks!
 
Old 04-19-2009, 03:53 AM   #2
Zmyrgel
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The sign that the installation CD hangs isn't a good one.
Usually the installation CD's have 'status console' set on other consoles so you could try to see if C-A-F2 etc works. It could show you some error message that would help troubleshoot this issue.
 
  


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