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vedas88
December 19th, 2008, 05:03 AM
hello,
i have installed ubuntu 7.10 on my computer.
on booting it shows like this..
open in generic mode..
open in generic mode(recovery)..

when i open it in generic mode, blank screen appears with blinking cursor..

wht's the reason behind this and how it is corrected..
thanks

keithld
December 19th, 2008, 05:49 AM
If you could, please post the specs of your computer and if your doing a dual boot with Windows or just installing Ubuntu for the first time... This will help the Experts here to diagnose the situation...

Did you do a hard drive format from a Windows format and was this an install from a Downloaded "Burned CD" of Ubuntu???...

Why didn't you go with Ubuntu 8.10???, you could have a corrupted install package and possibly need to re-install...