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September 6th, 2010, 10:14 AM
10.04 new isnstall from cd goes for a minute then I get this error message

old p3 800 machine ,, will this distro work on an old machine like this Love it on my laptop

BusyBox v1.13.3(Ubuntu 1:1.113.3-1ubuntu11) built-in shell(ash)
Enter "help for a list of built-in commands.

(initramfs) mount: mounting /dev/loop0 on //filesystem.squashfs failed: input/o-put error
Can not mount /dev/loop0 (/cdrom/casper/filesystem.squashfs) on //filesystem.squashfs


any help would be great

September 6th, 2010, 01:20 PM
I think you need something lighter.Try Lubuntu.http://lubuntu.net/blog/lubuntu-1004-now-available-download