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Old 05-08-2003, 02:00 PM   #1
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cant get passed the install screen of mandrake

i have a tx98-3d board 256m ram amd 300 and the darn thing wont get passed the do you want to install screen of mandrake, ive tried 8.1 and 9 and both do the same thing. Windows will run fine on it but i dont want windows!!
Old 05-08-2003, 02:07 PM   #2
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what method are you using to install. cd or hd? give the specifics. and check the kernel logs during install for the specific error.
Old 05-08-2003, 02:21 PM   #3
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i was useing an ati vid card

I was useing an ati rage 2c it didnt like it
Old 05-08-2003, 03:27 PM   #4
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When you get the "press enter to install or upgrade mandrake" screen press F1 and choose the text install.


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