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    Oct 2013

    Hangs at ... H. Peter Anvin et al

    Hi, I installed ubuntu-13.04-desktop-amd64 on a pen drive using Universal-USB-Installer-, but when I try to boot, the system hangs, and I can't get past the first line (... H. Peter Anvin et al). I have a 64 bit Aspire 5551-A from Acer. I am using a 4GB USB key.

    Any help would be appreciated. Many thanks!

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    Jun 2009
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    Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial Xerus

    Re: Hangs at ... H. Peter Anvin et al

    Some have issues with download, have you verified it with md5sum?
    Some have issues with installer, sometimes just redoing it or using a different one.
    Some have issues with certain flash drives.

    Most find this works best
    If that does not work

    I have used older Kingston & generic Microcenter flash drives without issue.

    Post #14 some flash drives that did not work
    More tests Flash drives post #5 - C.S.Cameron
    Brand of flash does seem to make a difference. One user's experience liked 32G Sandisk
    For more info on UEFI boot install & repair - Regularly Updated :
    Please use Thread Tools above first post to change to [Solved] when/if answered completely.


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