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Old 04-24-2006, 08:06 AM   #1
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Need Help installing Linux


I have tried installing evry distro of linux I could get my hands on. They all work fine on laptops and desktops I have except for one. Every installation hangs on me HP Media Center PCm7160n I don't know why! Please help me.
 
Old 04-24-2006, 08:14 AM   #2
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Where exactly does it hang.
Be a bit more descriptive
What message do you see?

Cheers
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Old 04-24-2006, 08:16 AM   #3
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sounds like a hardware problem (even unsupported)... without knowing where it hangs, or your hardware it's difficult to advise
 
Old 04-24-2006, 08:20 AM   #4
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I have tried installing evry distro of linux I could get my hands on.
and you did all that without our help......

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They all work fine on laptops and desktops I have except for one. Every installation hangs on me HP Media Center PCm7160n I don't know why! Please help me.
Obviously something wrong with that computer!!

Seriously, you have to give information to get answers---"installation hangs" does not do it. What exactly happens?
 
Old 04-24-2006, 01:01 PM   #5
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Based on the information you provided I'd have to say something is wrong.
 
Old 04-24-2006, 04:42 PM   #6
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Based on the information you provided I'd have to say something is wrong.
Now THAT was profound!!! You are hereby awarded the daily prize for your ability to see the "blinding flash of the obvious".....
 
Old 04-24-2006, 04:52 PM   #7
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I just laughed out loud in my office...nice
 
  


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