Install Ubuntu Warti on a Dell Inspiron 8000

Thom May warty+sounder at
Mon Sep 27 16:05:15 UTC 2004

* Eric SCHAEFFER (eschaeffer at wrote :
> First step install:
> It freezes. I must add "noapic nolapic" options to the standard boot.
> Installation reboot:
> It also freezes. I had to edit the grub entry to add the same options
> (grub is really cool ;).
> After the installation completes, I edited the grub menu.lst file to add
> the options to the entry.
> I use Linux for some time (I'm not a expert), and I wasn't lost. But for
> a newby, maybe there's someting to do to handle this.
> The more confusion thing is that if I choose to add options at the
> install prompt, I don't find them in the generated grub file...
This is fixed in the current daily cd images.
That sounds like a lot of work... Can we out source?
The Revolution will not be outsourced!
(Slick/Monique - Sinfest)

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