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Old 04-20-2006, 12:56 PM   #1
DavidOps
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Mandrake 10 Installation/Boot problem


I'm trying to intall a straight out of the box version of Mandrake 10. It freezes (although still mouse movement on-screen) and refuses to eject the CD when installing xojpanel.

If i reset the system and choose to upgrade for the next instal (boot from disc) I get disk 2 requested and then the install completes.

Resetting after this comes up with an options screen with
Linux (something) 4GB
Linux
Linux nfab
(numbers)
failsafe

No matter which mode I choose the system freezes completely just after it says
"Activating Sawp partitions--- [OK]"

Any help greatfully appreciated.
 
Old 04-21-2006, 12:59 PM   #2
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Doesn't look a proper installation to me. Just re-install Mandrake again and choose to format the target partitions too.
 
  


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