I just received my brand spankin new DV 9700, here are the specs for my specific machine:
- AMD Turion(TM) 64 X2 Dual-Core Mobile Technology TL-60 (2.0 GHz, 512KB+512KB L2 Cache )
- 17.0" WSXGA+ High-Definition HP BrightView Widescreen Display (1680 x 1050)
- FREE Upgrade to 2GB DDR2 System Memory (2 Dimm) from 1GB DDR2 System Memory (2 Dimm)!!
- 256MB NVIDIA GeForce 8400M GS
- FREE Upgrade to HP Imprint Finish (Radiance) + Fingerprint Reader + Webcam + Microphone!!
- FREE Upgrade to 802.11b/g WLAN and Bluetooth!!
- 160GB 5400RPM SATA Hard Drive
- FREE Upgrade to LightScribe SuperMulti 8X DVD+/-RW with Double Layer Support!
Okay, I pop in a Mint/ubuntu/kubuntu live cd and try to boot to it, but instead of getting the desktop I get a X server error telling me:
Fatal Server error:
no screens found
Any thoughts? I have tried several versions of Mint and Ubuntu, nothing has given me an X environment.