Problems installing Kunbuntu 9.04

David McGlone david at
Sun Jul 26 22:09:17 BST 2009

On Sunday 26 July 2009 05:11:08 am Morten Mathisen wrote:
> received a CD from Sweden and installed Kubuntu on an old laptop. Tried
> installing twice. I got some error messages after the installation. Don't
> know which.
> Kubuntu booted from the harddrive. I got the login screen, then the screen
> went black. Only the cursor on the screen.
> Whem I installed a CD I got a menu in the upper left corner. That's all.
> Can anyone help me get started with Kubuntu. Till now it has only given me
> frustration.

I had that problem once, it was desktop effects. I had to switch them off as 
soon as I got kubuntu installed. Not sure if it's the same for you, but it's 
worth a look.

David M.

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