2nd try. Use/Install problem

Michael Zoet Michael.Zoet at michaelzoet.de
Sat Sep 29 08:40:51 BST 2007


Bill Vance schrieb:
> Howdy folks;
>
> Some months ago I got Ubuntu 6.10, and couldn't get it to work, or install.
> I tried getting Kubuntu 6.10, and same story.  Basically, it would go so far,
> and then present me with, "The Black Screen Of Death".  Fiddling with the video
> modes got me a little further, but then again, the, "Black Screen".
>
> Near as I can figure, it may have something to do with my Matrox Mystique
> video card not having enough memory, or something like that, but I can't say
> for sure.
>
> Is there any way to get this puppy up and runnung?  I really would like to get
> something newer/better than my old Caldera 2.2.14 going here.
>   
Perhaps you should try the alternate install CD. After installation you
must setup X11 manually and see what driver works best with your card.
And you should try a current version of (K)Ubuntu (7.04, or wait until
the end of the next month for 7.10)

Michael
> Thanks in advance.
>
> Bill
>
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