2nd try. Use/Install problem

Michael Zoet Michael.Zoet at michaelzoet.de
Sat Sep 29 07:40:51 UTC 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)

> Thanks in advance.
> Bill
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