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I have loaded the Live Cd successfully on 3 laptops, now I'm at my daughters new Toshiba & and getting a "Terminal" like screen asking for "Local Host" Log in, never had this experience before. Any idea's
Looks like for some reason X is failing to start. I would try some boot options to use VESA mode or a lower resolution or something. It's possible the new Toshiba contains hardware that doesn't have a driver in whatever version of PCLinux you're using.
#1 - No error messages
#2 - I tried Ubuntu a few weeks ago and it would not load either.
#3 - I down loaded the ISO & burned it just before I tried it, actually, I tried 2 CD's and a DVD.
I should get a chance again tomorrow to get at it, I"ll try the F3 tip.