monitor 640x480

Soren Hansen soren at
Wed Jun 11 22:16:54 UTC 2008

On Sun, Jun 08, 2008 at 02:21:34PM +0200, Florian wrote:
> now i downloaded the Ubuntu 8.0.4 "Alternate CD". Booting from this CD
> starts with the same two screens as the server-CD does.  These two
> initial screens (1. language selection/help system; 2. Install ubuntu
> server) cannot be displayed with a 640x480-only-monitor.

Hold the shift key while booting. This will disable the gfxboot screen.
Just press return at the prompt to start the installation. Hope this

Soren Hansen               | 
Virtualisation specialist  | Ubuntu Server Team
Canonical Ltd.             |
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