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Old 12-11-2008, 05:42 PM   #1
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Unhappy ubuntu 8.10


im trying to set up ubuntu i have two harddrives 1 with xp the 2nd 1 is for storage i downdloaded ubuntu on 2nd harddrive im trying to install it i think it took sys had to reboot typed in boot it read error 8 kernel must be loaded before booting im new at and im lost can't do live cd
 
Old 12-11-2008, 06:28 PM   #2
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im trying to set up ubuntu i have two harddrives 1 with xp the 2nd 1 is for storage i downdloaded ubuntu on 2nd harddrive im trying to install it i think it took sys had to reboot typed in boot it read error 8 kernel must be loaded before booting im new at and im lost can't do live cd
satman, do I know you from T6 & noobsters? Apologies if not.
 
Old 12-11-2008, 06:31 PM   #3
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no i don't think so
 
Old 12-11-2008, 06:49 PM   #4
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File or iso?

Did you burn the file or the iso image to the cd/dvd. to check just insert the cd/dvd and see how many files are on it.
 
Old 12-11-2008, 06:55 PM   #5
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can't do live cd
 
Old 12-11-2008, 07:05 PM   #6
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ahh..

how about a pen drive.
 
Old 12-12-2008, 12:27 AM   #7
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What is your hardware?
 
Old 12-12-2008, 07:15 AM   #8
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http://www.psychocats.net/ubuntu/iso
 
Old 12-12-2008, 02:05 PM   #9
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thanks i will try
 
Old 12-15-2008, 01:02 AM   #10
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hey thanks for your help i burn the iso on cd did full install but i have two ? one is i have two hdd one with xp and now the other ubuntu 8.10 how can u switch from one to the other i tried one master one slave didn't work.and the other is remember im new at this i can't get no software to run from my cds i have a usb wireless i run on xp but i need to install the drivers for it in ubuntu i done ask once here i tried no go. sorry if those are stupid ?
 
Old 12-15-2008, 09:48 AM   #11
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Some info on setting up and getting grub to boot your OS's.

http://users.bigpond.net.au/hermanzone/p15.htm

For your WiFi try this search engine to solve it. ie model, make, ect.

http://crunchbang.org/ubuntu-search-engine/
 
  


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