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Old 07-10-2013, 10:29 PM   #1
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Unhappy Problems instaling linux


Hi first at all English isn't my native language so sorry if I suck.

I try to install linux mint 64 bits in my pc but i have the problem that the picture make flashes and after a while if freeze with horizontal lines and i have to reboot, this happen a few times so i try to install ubudu but whit this is worse because don't even let my see the desk because its freeze with again he horizontal lines.

I don't know what to do

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Old 07-10-2013, 10:53 PM   #2
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Are you sure that your pc is 64 bit. I got the same problem when I tried to install a 64 bit os into my 62 bit computer.
 
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Old 07-10-2013, 11:04 PM   #3
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Thats what i am going to try tomorrow today i don't have any new disk i used to have a 64 bits windows and I am pretty sure is 64 but maybe with 32 runs better i don't really know how to see my system information with linux, windows make me feel smarted than linux jaja
 
Old 07-11-2013, 12:09 AM   #4
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Try this command in the terminal it should tell you 32-bit or 64-
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uname -m
 
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Old 07-11-2013, 12:52 AM   #5
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Thanks!!
yes it works
but i have a 64 bits system sooo.. thats not the problem, i have a GeForce 6150se nforce 430 for video card maybe that the problem...
 
Old 07-11-2013, 01:12 AM   #6
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Thanks!!
yes it works
but i have a 64 bits system sooo.. thats not the problem, i have a GeForce 6150se nforce 430 for video card maybe that the problem...
You are welcome!

Yup, Nvidia can be intresting to work with:- To say the least--

This may help:
http://www.noobslab.com/2012/06/nvid...ction-for.html
 
Old 07-11-2013, 10:47 AM   #7
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I cant install any of it in all a error ocurred and dont install anything its say dependency error of something like that, but i see in a post that i have this option of setting the drivers there is the picture of the options i have to choose, and i very open to any recomendation XD
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Old 07-11-2013, 11:30 AM   #8
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Try the nvidia-173 driver, I have several systems with the 6150se card and use that driver without issues.
 
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Old 07-11-2013, 12:19 PM   #9
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Thanks that was helpful mint is working great, but ubuntu dont even start

but i have mint i think i going to stay with that
i think i have maybe to buy a new video card this one sucks, nvidia those bunch of bastards

and if anybody have any idea how to make ubuntu run a call this solved

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Old 07-11-2013, 03:30 PM   #10
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Glad to hear your Linux Mint is working! Bet your happy!

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if anybody have any idea how to make ubuntu run
You might find this site helpful; in the meantime.
http://ubuntuforums.org/forum.php
 
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Old 07-11-2013, 05:48 PM   #11
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Yes! its work really fine i never used linux until today and its really cool
Thanks for the link i going to put myself in that later
 
Old 07-13-2013, 08:03 AM   #12
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Good!

Have a good weekend-
 
Old 09-05-2013, 12:30 PM   #13
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okey now I have install Debian and I having the same problem but because is Debian this solution doesnt work anymore

and I dowload NVIDIA-Linux-x86-256.44.run
this drive but when I tried to intall it, its says that I am in x86_64 and i have to be in X86
so I tried to kill x this way:
sudo service gdm stop
/etc/init.d/gdm stop
and it doesnt work
I have been searching for forums with the solutions but I didt find it if you find it or you have any clue how can I solve it I will be thanksfull XD
 
Old 09-05-2013, 12:33 PM   #14
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Are you trying to install that NVIDIA-Linux-x86-256.44.run ?
 
Old 09-05-2013, 12:37 PM   #15
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I am trying yes but I can kill x and I am asking because maybe (i hope) is another way to making my GeForce 6150se nforce 430 work well
 
  


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