One hint to Clem. Could you please put your warning
- Make sure not to install anything from the Live CD prior to installation, including language packs, as this could potentially crash the installer. Leave the session in English and proceed to install. Once installed on the hard-drive, if you want to change the language, simply click on System->Administration->Language Support.
at the download section. Because if you have been using Ubuntu/kubuntu before, you are used to change
language settings for installation which will crash the installer for LinuxMint (friends of mine didn