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Problem while loading Linux Mint

Postby zimz on Wed Nov 14, 2007 9:26 am

Hi!
As the topic suggest, I have a problem while loading Mint. The problem is that the loading bar starts at normal speed, but when it comes to 50% or something, it just stops. I've had Mint installed before without the problem. Actually, the prob. came after I formated the disk and installed XP and Mint once more.

Any ideas out there?

Thanks anyway! :wink:

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Postby Husse on Wed Nov 14, 2007 11:46 am

Ok
Is it installed now, or the live CD?
Which version of Mint?
Hardware?
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Postby zimz on Thu Nov 15, 2007 5:14 am

It's installed now, Celena. Thing is, it used to work before i formatted my hard drive and reinstalled Mint and XP. I'm using a HP Pavillion 6420.
Nvidia Go 7400 graphics card
Intel Core Duo CPU T2450
2048Mb ram
120Gb WD drive

Thanks!
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Postby Husse on Thu Nov 15, 2007 7:22 am

I'm beginning to suspect the video card.
Can you boot into recovery mode and edit xorg.conf?
You should change the driver from nv (or nvidida) to vesa
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Postby zimz on Thu Nov 15, 2007 1:21 pm

Okay, will try that when I come home.
Thanks! :)

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