[ubuntu-za] Booting live with Ubuntu
jan at aims.ac.za
Wed Oct 10 15:47:41 BST 2007
On Wed, Oct 10, 2007 at 04:32:27PM +0200, André Truter wrote:
> When you boot with a Ubuntu 7.04 cd and it comes up with:
> /bin/sh: can't access tty: job control turned off
Turn usb off in the BIOS
Try all the kernel params at boot:
noapic nolapic noacpi irqpoll=off nomsi apm=off
If it boots, you know it is one of those.
> Its on HP notebooks with Intel Core Duo 2 CPU's and a Intel 965 chipsets.
I had a desktop recently which only boots with lilo. Even
the gutsy beta CD couldn't boot it. Do you perhaps have sata
drives using the achi driver?
/V\ Jan Groenewald
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