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Kubuntu install messed up


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#1 darkslategrey

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Posted 11 August 2009 - 12:07 PM

I have an old Gateway 2000 that I've been messing around with recently. I installed DSL on it just to screw around, but eventually I decided to switch to Kubuntu. I downloaded and ran the install only disk, but now whenever I boot it, I get this error message: "Grub Loading... Error 18"

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Posted 12 August 2009 - 06:12 AM

could be caused by a bad install or a bad burn.
i would try reinstalling and if that dont work try to reburn the cd. if you reburn, burn at the slowest speed.

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Posted 13 August 2009 - 08:21 AM

There is a discussion and fixes offered in the forum link below. Looks like a
bios fix should work.
http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=11764
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