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Old 09-17-2008, 11:01 AM   #1
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ubuntu install freezez

hi, just got my ssd disk and i want ubuntu on it.

got the 8.04.1 x86 install cd

installing it on a compaq presario laptop (fairly new)

when the install just about to start the install (before i press anything) it freezez. btw its after the bootloader
Old 09-17-2008, 11:09 AM   #2
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Did you try the alternate install cd?

Here you find alternate direct download links and torrents.
Old 09-17-2008, 12:39 PM   #3
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the alternate cd failed, did give me a error stating that there were no installable core in the apt-sources.


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