newbie - problems with the setup
kirtis.bakalarczyk at gmail.com
Mon Jul 25 23:02:13 UTC 2005
On 7/25/05, Ioana <littleio at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi everybody,
> I'm a newbie and I've got a problem booting from the Ubuntu cd b/c it
> doesn't recognize my dvd unit (it says it may be a very old cd-rom unit,
> instead it's a quite new dvd). How can I install Ubuntu, either forcing it
> to accept the dvd (drivers?) or making it skip this step?
> Please help me!
Does the computer boot from CDs otherwise? It may be that your
computer just isn't setup to boot automatically from CDs. Sometimes
you need to bring up a boot menu or fiddle with the BIOS settings so
that your DVD drive is first.
Or is it giving some error after it starts from the DVD?
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