startx and AMD ATI m98L [Mobility Radeon HD 4850 imac] issues

Liam Proven lproven at
Thu Aug 23 19:26:22 UTC 2012

On 23 August 2012 19:33, Andrew PAxson <paxsonsa at> wrote:
> NOTE: I can't install using the LiveCD

OK, let's start here.

Why not? What happens?

> so I have had to install the
> Command-Line System and build the nesscary packages from their.

WHAT?! No you don't! Just use the Alternate CD. Installs the full
desktop but using a text-based installer.

Or, install Ubuntu Server and install the desktop with a single command:

sudo apt-get install ubuntu-desktop

If you're building anything, to quote a popular meme...


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