Can't Run Kubuntu Jaunty

GreyGeek GreyGeek at
Sat Apr 11 18:18:49 UTC 2009

Graham Todd wrote:
> I've downloaded Kubuntu 9.04 Jaunty a few times just to make sure I get
> a good download, then burnt it to CD-R at various speeds.  I'm using a
> Dell Dimension 4600 with (it tells me) 500kb of memory.
> I have tried to load the live CDs once burnt and each one stops and
> freezes at the loading screen in which four icons get loaded.  I must
> emphasise that I don't even get as far as loading the "live" CD.
> The disk drive has run Ubuntu and other Gnome-based distros, and even
> installed one of them, so I don't think the problem lies there.#
> Is the installer incompatible with Dell Dimension 4600 or is there
> another reason I might not be able to load the "live" CD?
Looks like your video card isn't being recognizes and/or configured
When you get to that screen see if you can open a console by pressing
Alt+Ctl+F2 at the same time.

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