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Hey guys,

Trying to get Ubuntu 7.04 running. Have a cleared 80 GB hard drive (yes, totally formatted) and I get to the screen where I can choose to install or run, install or run in safe graphics mode, etc etc... looks like a main menu..

Anyway, so when I choose to install, I encounter this:
___
BusyBox v1.01 (Debian 1:1.01-4ubuntu3) Built-in shell (ash)
/bin/sh: can't access tty; job control turned off

initramfs
___

What am I doing wrong?
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Try the Alternate ISO. LiveCD gives me headaches like that too.
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Try the Alternate ISO. LiveCD gives me headaches like that too.
-.- doh.. can't you point me in the direction to find that? Sorry
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Originally Posted by ItsBobtista View Post
-.- doh.. can't you point me in the direction to find that? Sorry
Link

Make sure to check the box that says

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Check here if you need the alternate desktop CD. This CD does not include the Live CD, instead it uses a text-based installer.
post #5 of 24
It should be at the same place you got the LiveCD version.

Ubuntu 7.04 x86 ISO
Ubuntu 7.04 x64 ISO
Ubuntu 7.04 x86 Alternative ISO
Ubuntu 7.04 x64 Alternative ISO

Is usually how they are listed.
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Thanks, both of you! I appreciate the help! I hope this works And do I just burn the file to a CD like I did with the LiveCD?
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Did you check the MD5 on your CD? Otherwise just download the Alternative ISO as was stated before.

Here is the link (this is the x86 version btw, not 64-bit)
    
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Quote:
Originally Posted by ItsBobtista View Post
Thanks, both of you! I appreciate the help! I hope this works And do I just burn the file to a CD like I did with the LiveCD?
Np. Just like you did with the LiveCD.
post #9 of 24
Yeah, also try burning it at 4-8x speed if you're using one of those $8 for 100 CD's the low quality ones don't like high burn speeds.
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Yeah, also try burning it at 4-8x speed if you're using one of those $8 for 100 CD's the low quality ones don't like high burn speeds.
I am using Memorex LightScribe discs.. lol They are pretty good, methinks.
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