Problem with Live CD.

Goh Lip g.lip at gmx.com
Wed Jul 8 19:28:24 BST 2009


steven vollom wrote:
> I recently downloaded a copy of Kubuntu Karmic Koala Alpha II, for AMD 64 bit 
> system.  I made two copies and had each verified for accuracy, but when I try 
> to use either of them, they do not seem to be recognized at boot up.  Boot 
> goes straight to the normal boot.  Without installing, I want to try Koala 
> out.
> 
> I checked to see if my boot sequence is set properly and CD is set first to 
> boot.  I am not sure what else to do.  Should I download the ISO again, or is 
> there something else I can try?  In Dolphin, the CD is recognized by name, in 
> the column on the left.  TIA
> 
> Steven
> 
Steven,
Karmic is NOT on live CD, it is alternate install.
Also, since you've made many changes, besides making sure that your bios 
boot from cd before booting from hdd, some computers insist you enter 
some key (usually 'enter', heh heh), otherwise it will boot from hdd.

Welcome back, regards,
Goh Lip




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