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I am having the same issue when I attempt to install both FC7 and Ubuntu 7.02. I get past the initial loading screens, but when the gui comes up to proceed with the installation, it turns the screen in to a pixel mess. This is an old computer that I'm using as a backup but I would seriously like to have it running properly.
The video card in question atm is a nvidia 6600 agp.
Is there a way to configure my video card drivers prior to full installation of a distro? Is this even the problem? Does more information need to be provided to pinpoint the issue?
Any help will be greatly appreciated. Thanks people ;]
Distribution: Slackware, Windows, FreeBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X
Text mode installs are not that bad. Just be sure to read all your choices carefully before making them. Once you get up and running, we can try to sort the video problem out. Likely a driver issue but, we'll know more once you get going.
Good luck. ;-)