Novice (aka beginner) Ubuntu user

Amit Joshi mckagan at
Tue Oct 14 03:21:15 UTC 2008

On Tue, Oct 14, 2008 at 4:51 AM, Gerald Comeau <comeau.gerald at>wrote:

> Colleagues,  I'm trying to break away from Windows, well at least for 80%
> of my work, but Ubuntu has me puzzled.  I'm trying to run from a 7.04 CD and
> consistently receive the following message.  Thinking it might be the
> release I downloaded and burnt 8.014, same message.  Finally, I installed on
> a separate hard drive and selected it as my boot device, Ubuntu cycled up
> but I can not see any network connection option beyond dial up.  Thoughts,
> reference a manual page I may have missed?
> BusyBox v1.1.3 (Debian 1:1.1.3-5ubuntu12) Built-in shell (ash)
> Enter 'help' for a list of built-in commands
> (initramfs)_
> Hi,
The ISO you downloaded (later burnt on a CD) may be inconsistent. You gotta
run a MD5 check on the ISO before you burn it. MD5sum for your ISO can be
found in the same directory that you downloaded your file from.
To find more about MD5Sum, go to this [1] link.


Amit Joshi
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