Installation fails with LMDE-201204

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Installation fails with LMDE-201204

Postby Shadow53 on Mon Oct 08, 2012 11:02 pm

I am trying to install LMDE on my HP Pavilion laptop. When I have tried to install it, it gets almost all of the way through the installation, when it suddenly hangs and I can do nothing but force it to shut off by holding down the power button. I even tried installing it in Virtualbox, but it froze in the same spot and froze my entire computer. What do I do to be able to install it?

The .iso I used: LMDE 13 MATE/Cinnamon 64-bit
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Re: Installation fails with LMDE-201204

Postby zerozero on Tue Oct 09, 2012 5:23 am

welcome to the forums :D and i'm sorry you're having problems installing lmde

1- did you checked the download? the md5sum for that iso is b0f14c53576804729a464aeba9ab9574
if you are using windows you can follow this http://www.walkernews.net/2009/12/26/how-to-check-md5-checksum-in-windows-7/
2- booting the liveDVD give us please the output of
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inxi -FGx
(copy&paste the result here)
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