problems installing on notebook (ubuntustudio-8.10-alternate-i386.iso)

ttoine at ttoine at
Tue Jan 6 17:40:10 GMT 2009

Andrew Hunter a écrit :
> On Sat, Jan 3, 2009 at 8:48 PM,  <taz.the.devil at> wrote:
>> I have just tried to install ubuntu studio from DVD
>> (ubuntustudio-8.10-alternate-i386.iso) on my notebook (Toshiba M30X 122)
>> sadly it didn't quite work
>> I could boot to the menu but when I hit install-entry the screen turned
>> and stayed black soon after some DOS-like cursor-blinking
>> any ideas why this happens?
>> does ubuntu studio in general or this version have particular problems
>> with notebooks?
>> the installation worked well though on my desktop-pc (using the same DVD)
>> any help is very much appreciated
> This is most likely a hardware bug specific to your laptop. Have you
> tried regular ubuntu? The ubuntu studio packages can be added there.
> Also in future, this kind of request belongs on the -users list.
> Thanks,
> Andrew

Try typing f6 for boot options and try adding "noapic nolapic"

And of course, don't forget the traditional forums.


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