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spraba
spraba • Feb 11, 2009

Help about ubuntu 8.10: System hangs.

hi friends,

Now lot of engineers are using linux operating system for their PC.Yesterday i have installed Ubuntu operating system version 8.10 inside the windows in my laptop.It was completely installed.And that DVD was ejected from the driver. Then i restart the system. It get into the os but that os is hanging. i can't enter into that os.. The user name also doesn't appered on the screen... help me!!!!!!!!!
komputergeek
komputergeek • Feb 12, 2009
Can you see boot screen?Or does it hang before that?
spraba
spraba • Feb 14, 2009
no can't see boot screen... before that it hanged..
komputergeek
komputergeek • Feb 14, 2009
Try these steps :

1.When you see boot menu,highlight the name of operating system you want to boot i.e
Ubuntu 8.10, kernel 2.6.XX-X-generic

2.Press 'e'.You will see 3 lines as ,

root (hd0,5)
kernel /boot/vmlinuz-2.6.XX-X-generic root=UUID=0ee25dbb-0672-4574-ba1a-2e51f83b0820 ro quiet splash
initrd /boot/initrd.img-2.6.XX-X-generic

3.Highlight second line i.e line kernel /boot/........

4.Again press 'e'.Now you can edit that line.Go to end of line and remove two words 'quite' and 'splash'.Press 'ENTER'.

5.Now press 'b' to boot.

Let me know if it works.

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