Intrepid install disk problem - bluetooth hangs on boot

Wulfy wulfmann at
Thu Oct 23 04:41:38 BST 2008

Wulfy wrote:
> I decided that as there is a major change of version for KDE, I'd 
> reinstall rather than upgrade.  I downloaded the files (both the amd-64 
> and the i386) for the live CD and tried to boot into the live version to 
> see what it looked like.  It hangs for a couple of minutes while it 
> tries to configure my network card (which I don't use) and then zips 
> through to near the end of the boot sequence and hangs on the 
> bluetooth.  As far as I know, I don't have any bluetooth stuff in my 
> computer but it hangs for at least 5 minutes (I don't have patience to 
> wait any longer). 
> Is there any way to say "ignore bluetooth" to the boot process so I can 
> get to the end and see the desktop?
Does no-one have any suggestions?  If not, I suppose I'll just have to 
upgrade...  can't install if I can't boot the system!



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