Cant get any ubuntu version/type to boot to the installer or livecd properly

Chris Mohler cr33dog at
Fri Dec 12 22:00:38 UTC 2008

On Sat, Dec 13, 2008 at 3:18 PM, Michael Varre <mvarre at> wrote:
> I was just going to post to say yes - that does get me booted up.
> However when I get in I see acpid running and it seems to be
> functional (I think).
> Should I just carry on with acpi=off? Not sure if I should just live with that.

Don't know about that - does it shut down/reboot/suspend/hibernate
properly?  As Lucio mentioned, you might poke around in the BIOS and
look for power management options as well - that might remove the need
for "acpi=off" in the first place...


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