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by 52ROSt
Sun May 04, 2014 11:39 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: LM 16 does not boot on thinkpad x40 [SOLVED]
Replies: 10
Views: 1196

Re: LM 16 does not boot on thinkpad x40

Although I want to change to MATE I got the Cinnamon running with the "moving-cursor" trick in previous post and wanted to learn how to install LMDE. When it came to partitioning the HD, I did: Created a new partition table /dev/sda1 for root free space preceeding: 1MB (default) new size (MB) 12500 ...
by 52ROSt
Sun May 04, 2014 12:27 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: LM 16 does not boot on thinkpad x40 [SOLVED]
Replies: 10
Views: 1196

Re: LM 16 does not boot on thinkpad x40

Thanks for both of your advice about MATE. I will try MATE in the next days. Here are my observations from the Cinnamon attempt; I hope it is helpful for others. About the second or third attempt to boot was successful for the first time and I could see and feel LM running. Nice!!! Several other att...
by 52ROSt
Sat May 03, 2014 11:56 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: LM 16 does not boot on thinkpad x40 [SOLVED]
Replies: 10
Views: 1196

Re: LM 16 does not boot on thinkpad x40

Thank you very much for the hint with Debian. I am working on it using the Cinnamon version.
May I please ask, which version are you running and why?
by 52ROSt
Sat May 03, 2014 5:52 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: LM 16 does not boot on thinkpad x40 [SOLVED]
Replies: 10
Views: 1196

LM 16 does not boot on thinkpad x40 [SOLVED]

I am new here and I am new in the Linux world. I created a DVD from the ISO file of v16 32bit. This DVD boots fine on my Thinkpad x230, thus I conclude that the DVD is without a problem. However the DVD does not boot on my x40. This is what I did: - Changed boot device to DVD player - Inserted the D...

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