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Virtual pc 07 + ubuntu 7.10 not working so well

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Just testing the ubuntu waters and it won't install... After the kernal loads and i get to the install gui, all i get is messed up colors and lines.
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Yeah, I had the same problem with VirtualPC. Try using VMWare instead. It's not free like VirtualPC, but I believe you can get a trial key to test it out.
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eh not a fan of vmware but ill give it a trail
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Ubuntu 8.04 comes out in 5 days. It has gotten better on an exponential level, and I expect this release to be amazing. Hopefully it will be more compatible with hardware, including VM software.
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Ill just wait then. Maybe ill dload fedora and see if it works with Vm
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Originally Posted by The Hundred Gunner View Post
Ubuntu 8.04 comes out in 5 days. It has gotten better on an exponential level, and I expect this release to be amazing. Hopefully it will be more compatible with hardware, including VM software.
Ooh, I didn't even realize it was coming out so soon. Excellent.
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I use VMWare player instead of VMWare server. Works better for me. Easy setup too.

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Ill just wait then. Maybe ill dload fedora and see if it works with Vm
Fedora 9 comes out in 24 days
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