cant install linux anymore

Majin

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iono wut happend but every distro i try to install locks the machine after selecting the language and region........*gulp* help me plz :eek:
 

Majin

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mandrake fedora gentoo suse and debian .........all hang when i pick a language
 

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Interesting?

Make sure plug and play is dissabled in the BIOS? That can cause oddities with Linux, only thing I can think of. Could be hardware related too, or does Windows run fine?
 

Majin

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windows runs fine.......just the linux installs lock up
 

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Look for how to disable apci in the kernel boot options for the installer for that distro.
 

Majin

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ive had linux installed on this computer b4 and of course knoppix runs..........i just dont get it.......
 

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