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    Re: Live CD hangs on black screen

    Okay, I managed to get it installed. It was the optical drive, I unplugged it and it installed just fine.
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    Re: Live CD hangs on black screen

    I updated my BIOS and tried again a few more times, and one of the times I got this error, with nothing else on the screen:


    udevd[128]: timeout 'ata_id --export /dev/sr0'

    Don't know if that...
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    Re: Live CD hangs on black screen

    Setting acpi=off and nomodeset on the F6 menu actually brought up the Ubuntu loading screen with the four dots for once, which is as far as I've gotten, but restarting and doing it again didn't reach...
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    Re: Live CD hangs on black screen

    The motherboard includes secure boot, but it's disabled.
    I'm not sure whether Intel or AMD is used for boot, I didn't see that as an option anywhere. But my graphics card is AMD. I don't even get...
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    Live CD hangs on black screen

    I'm trying to dual boot Ubuntu 12.10 with my current Windows 8 install, but the Live CD gives a black screen with a blinking underscore (no errors or anything, just blank) when I select "Try Ubuntu."...
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    [SOLVED] Re: iMac 10,1 brightness control

    Wow, thank you so much! So happy for the fix for the brightness, it works well.

    When it was installing the updated kernel, for some reason, it said "hid [fail]" during the process, but my computer...
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    [SOLVED] Re: iMac 10,1 brightness control

    Ahh, sorry, I knew my post was missing something.

    /sys/class/backlight is just an empty directory for me.

    And I booted from rEFIt into GRUB, if that's what you mean. I don't really know what...
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    [SOLVED] iMac 10,1 brightness control

    Okay, so I managed to install Ubuntu 11.04 on my iMac 10,1 fine, but now I'm having brightness control problems.

    Right now, it's at full brightness and nothing will turn it down, I've tried...
  9. [SOLVED] Re: Is Triple-booting with Ubuntu in middle possible?

    Thanks for all the info. ^_^

    I have Ubuntu installed and running fine now, all three operating systems booting properly as well.
  10. [SOLVED] Re: Is Triple-booting with Ubuntu in middle possible?

    This is mainly what I needed to know, I just didn't know if a partition's location mattered or not. The only real reason for wanting it between OS X and Windows 7 is that I didn't have room to resize...
  11. [SOLVED] Is Triple-booting with Ubuntu in middle possible?

    Hi, I have been using Ubuntu for some time now, but my knowledge seems to fall short when it comes to multibooting.

    My (possibly dumb) question is, is it possible to install Ubuntu to a partition...
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