need help installing ubuntu. requesting in-person help

ubunt2 at ubunt2 at
Wed May 16 00:55:23 UTC 2007

On 5/15/07, Neskie Manuel <neskiem at> wrote:
> I'm thinking this is a problem with Ubuntu detecting your Video Card.
> I notice it's an ATI, that card will work with Ubuntu, but I find
> sometimes the Live CD's don't detect the cards very well.   Are you
> doing a live install or a text install?
> Have you tried doing a the text install.  That's usually what I do
> then when I first boot up I install
>    xorg-driver-fglrx
>    linux-restrictred-modules$(uname -r)

How do you do that?

> Something like that anyway.  Word on the street is that ATI will have
> open source drivers available.  When I don't know hopefullly sooner
> rather than later.
> -Neskie

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