Problem installing Ubuntu Studio

Henry W. Peters hwpeters at
Wed May 22 06:38:04 UTC 2013

The only card I have (& use) is a sound card, which is an Echo Corp., 
"MiaMidi." Probably more important, no message what so ever showed. just 
the dark (& lighter) screen, alternating.


On 05/22/2013 01:48 AM, Abhayadev S wrote:
> do you have any special gfx card? if possible try installing without 
> live it might also wroks sometime... also did it show any message eon 
> screen?
> Regards,
> Abhayadev S
> On Wed, May 22, 2013 at 9:09 AM, Henry W. Peters 
> <hwpeters at <mailto:hwpeters at>> wrote:
>     Hi,
>     I have been, in the interest of doing audio/graphic works, for the
>     past few years, running Debian Squeeze. Having some various
>     problems there presently, so I am seriously considering trying
>     U.Studio (again). Made the Live DVD... got it to start, tested for
>     defects, was ok, tried to try Ubuntu Studio with out installing...
>      does the dot changing color routine for a bit... screen goes to
>     dark, then brightens, then dark, over & over (& when it does
>     brighten, there is an arrow cursor, which I can move around with
>     my mouse). Now I have only let it do this perhaps 8 or 10 minutes
>     (?), but since there are no indications of any real activity (my
>     led for hard drive, nor DVD player, does not blink), seems like
>     something may not be going correctly... (of course, since I'm not
>     familiar, really w/ this system, as of recent... could be I'm just
>     impatient, or too dang insecure?).
>     Any help, or advice would be welcome.
>     Thanks in advance.
>     Henry
>     P.s., I'm running a Mobil AMD Athlon XP-M processor 3000+ with 1.5
>     GiB memory
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