5.2 cannot install or run live cd

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5.2 cannot install or run live cd

Postby sinbsd » Sat Mar 27, 2010 15:06

Doesn't matter which option I select on the gnome live-cd.. text install, graphical or run from cd.. all three it starts to load the kernel and at 100% reboots my machine. Can't get past this.

Known issue?
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Re: 5.2 cannot install or run live cd

Postby sinbsd » Sat Mar 27, 2010 15:20

What's worse? It does the same thing in VMWare.. come on guys.. why on earth would you let such a major bug get through..?
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Re: 5.2 cannot install or run live cd

Postby micia » Sat Mar 27, 2010 16:09

Why on earth would you ask for help without even providing your Hardware configuration or any output?

Have you tried with the "cheat codes"?
(http://wiki.sabayonlinux.org/index.php?title=En:Sabayon_Linux#Boot_parameters_and_workarounds_for_problematic_Hardware)

Did you check the md5 of your downloaded iso?
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Re: 5.2 cannot install or run live cd

Postby eshum » Sat Mar 27, 2010 18:19

Sounds like a bad DVD burn. Try again at 2x speed or lower.
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Re: 5.2 cannot install or run live cd

Postby wolfden » Tue Mar 30, 2010 8:47

wow, lack of info

always start with the md5 and check that before anything
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