Mint 9 will not install on any of my machines
Posted: Tue Aug 24, 2010 4:10 pm
Ok, I have tried several computers. A Dell GX270, Fujitsu Lifebook E Series, Fujitsu Lifebook T4010 and a homebuilt AMD 3000+ box. I have tried two DVD's burned at the slowest speed and multiple CDs from different batches all burned at the slowest speed using Nero and InfraRecorder. No matter what it boots to the cd/dvd, gets tot he point where the 5 dots appear on the screen and then the screen goes blank and stays that way. I inserted the disks into my Windows box and they all auto start to the live CD. I have the exact same problem with the latest version of Ubuntu. Since Mint is built on Ubuntu, I can only assume it is a problem with Ubuntu. In one of the machines that I had a problem with, I inserted my old Mint 8 disk and it installed with no problem. What the heck is going on? Is it me, or are other people having this problem? Haven't seen much on the forums. Any suggestions?