What goes wrong? A lot of major linux distros do not support the 2900 series. Some do, Knoppix for example will detect it and open x.
If you've got a new motherboard with a SATA hard drive, you might have a really tough time. I just avoid linux. I want to like it but there are to many problems.
Downloaded and installed the updates.
Restart... mode not supported then it flickers black to grey
Nothing loads after that
Forums abit on the dodgy side recently, had to log in 3 times to send this... even though i posted this last night :/