Problem In Installing Jaunty and Karmic
grahamtodd2 at googlemail.com
Sat Sep 12 18:40:47 BST 2009
This problem occured when I tried to install Ubuntu (and Xubuntu) on my
aged laptop (a HI-GRADE Model 332).
When I try to load in the live cd it gives this message:
[ 0.152001] ..MP-BIOS bug: 8254 timer not connected to IO-APIC
[ 0.168001] Kernel panic - not syncing: IO-APIC + timer doesn't work!
Boot with apic=debug and send a report. Then try booting with the
Send apic=debug report to whom?
I can boot with the 'noapic' option from the livecd, and it loads fine,
but when I then try to install Ubuntu, I get the same message. Anybody
know what the problem is likely to be? Age of my laptop?
Anyway, how do I get round this problem, so I can install Ubuntu on my
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