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Postby CollieJim on Sat Sep 22, 2012 4:50 am

Hi,

I have just tried 2 different copies of Linux Mint 13 - KDE and Xfce.
The KDE version is from the APC Magazine's October 2012 DVD, and the Xfce copy is from
http://mirror.optus.net/linuxmint/isos/ ... -32bit.iso

Both copies were installed on a 4GB SD card

Both require a username and password, but I cannot find what they are.

Where can I find what they are?
Are these copies not the final release? Why would they be needing username and password?

Thanks
Jim
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Re: Username & Password required

Postby jayjay77 on Fri Sep 28, 2012 7:10 am

I've got the same problem and "mint" and "" aren't accepted
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Re: Username & Password required

Postby proxima_centauri on Fri Sep 28, 2012 9:00 am

What method did you use to move the LiveCD.iso to the SD card?
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Re: Username & Password required

Postby CollieJim on Fri Sep 28, 2012 9:08 am

I used UNetbootin.

Sometimes I get a login screen and other times just a message that MDM authentication failed.
The logfiles indicate 'no useable screens found'.
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Re: Username & Password required

Postby jayjay77 on Fri Sep 28, 2012 12:21 pm

I've made usb live with ubuntu utility

EDIT.

I've downloaded Torrent version and it ask me user and pwd, tried with italian mirror from web page and all is good
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Re: Username & Password required

Postby Summersky on Fri Sep 28, 2012 8:39 pm

Im having the same problem. I used unetbootin to make a Mint 13 xfce usb. It boots to a login screen with user name and password spaces. ???
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