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ISO Ubuntu Problems

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September 30, 2006 2:27:43 PM

I am trying to download ubuntu onto a blank CD and I followed the steps from their website and downloaded CDBurner CP Pro but whenever I am trying to open the file from the CD it says Error:5 Description Invalid Procedure call or argument.

Any help on this would be greatly appreciated.

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September 30, 2006 6:05:35 PM

Make sure you verify the md5sum or sha1sum of the ISO file ( s ) before burning to CD.

You can use the tools described @

http://www.openoffice.org/dev_docs/using_md5sums.html

This will verify the integrity and authenticity of the files so that you do not burn corrupted ISOs.


One of the easiest ways to record ISOs under windows is to use ISORecorder

http://isorecorder.alexfeinman.com/download/ISORecorder...

Here's the Howto:

http://isorecorder.alexfeinman.com/HowTo.htm


GL :-D
September 30, 2006 11:24:01 PM

Thanks for the help man. The live CD is Great so I am thinking I will dual boot with windows for right now but first I will need to get more HDD space.
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September 30, 2006 11:35:19 PM

How much space have you got?
September 30, 2006 11:36:31 PM

4.46 GB left
September 30, 2006 11:50:27 PM

doh! that's not a lot :-(

To enjoy Linux you need about 10GB or more.

Although a minimal / medium desktop install will take about 2-4GB.
October 1, 2006 12:08:43 AM

yeah its ok. I will be ordering a Hard drive with a socket 939 mobo and 3000+ CPU and that machine will be running Linux.
October 1, 2006 12:39:25 AM

Excellent choice :-D

With an AMD64 you have the option to run an x86_64 version.
October 1, 2006 12:44:29 AM

alrighty thats something I didnt even know about :wink:
October 1, 2006 1:06:51 AM

x86_64 runs both 64bit and 32bit code with only a few minor headaches.

It's faster too :-D
October 1, 2006 1:09:08 AM

sweet!! 8)
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