CD-ROM 'won't mount' after executing install routine, install fails.

Eric Hedekar afterthebeep at
Fri Oct 30 19:48:45 GMT 2009

On Fri, Oct 30, 2009 at 11:47 AM, <tehowe at> wrote:

> Thanks to Luke and Gerhard for verifying that OO will work fine on Karmic
> US. I've got another terrible problem, though, and that's with the install
> routine - it doesn't get far so nothing bad happened to my system, but the
> problem is that it returns an error rather quickly that says it can't mount
> the CD-ROM. This may be a general problem with Ubuntu though as I tried the
> ordinary Karmic ISO too, and it freezes and the screen goes black while the
> little grey Ubuntu symbol is pulsing.
> Details are here
> In the past, I've run successful installs of UbuntuStudio (9.04) and a
> couple of versions of UltimateUbuntu as well. So it's not my hardware.
> Can anyone help? Thanks.
> Todd
Have you done an md5sum check on the disks?  Most CD-ROM issues like this
one are caused by bad downloads or poor burns.

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