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thedamaged1
September 15th, 2008, 09:14 PM
why doesn't my install start??? trying to install 8.04 amd64 desktop. i get the ubuntu lodaing screen, then it goes back to text and says ubuntu@ubuntu:~$. WHAT DOES THIS MEAN???

LowSky
September 15th, 2008, 09:20 PM
did you already install? if yest try typing
startx

k33bz
September 15th, 2008, 09:20 PM
means you are at the terminal. Which disk do you have, the livecd or do you have the alternate one?

oilchangeguy
September 15th, 2008, 09:24 PM
the op now has three threads on the same subject:
http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=920737
http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=920699
If you're saying the heck with ubuntu and going to red hat. Then go, and stop creating multiple posts on the same subject!!!

thedamaged1
September 15th, 2008, 09:27 PM
ubuntu-8.04.1-desktop-amd64.iso, thats the file name. i got the ubuntu menu and clicked on install, then just got the ubuntu@ubuntu thing. i supposed to have it online if tis a live cd right?