Guest Minion Posted August 13, 2012 Report Share Posted August 13, 2012 This is my first Linux install and I appear to be stuck at the first hurdle after finally having enough of windows and wanting to give something new a try so I know absolutely nothing about the in and out of it, I inserted the disc I made with Mandriva I and it gave me the choice of install or launch so I chose install it went to a blue screen saying Mandriva and then brings up a dos style screen saying; I8042: pnp: no ps/2 controller found, probing ports directly Serio: i8042 kbd port at 0x60, 0x64 Irq 1 Serio: i8042 aux port at 0x60, 0x64 Irq 12 Mousedev: ps/2 mouse device common for all mice Rtc_cmos 00:04: Rtc can wake from s4 Rtc_cmos 00:04: Rtc core: registered Rtc_cmos as rct0 Rct0: alarms up to one month, y3k, 114 bytes nvram, hpet irqs Cpuidle: using governor ladder Cpuidle: using governor menu Tcp cubic registered Registering the DNs_ resolver key type Registered taskstats version 1 Magic number : 8:671:609 Rtc_cmos 00:04 setting system clock to 2012-08-13 01:36:06 UTC(1344821766) Bios edd facility v0.16 2004-jun-25, 2 devices found Freeing unused kernel memory: 752k freed <30>dracut: dracut-010-6 <30>dracut: rd.luks=0: removing cryptoluks activation <30>dracut: root was live:/dev/disk/by-label/mandriva.2011.x86_64.1, liveroot is now live:CDlabel=Mandriva.2011.x86_64.1 Device-mapper: uevent: version 1.0.3 Device-mapper: ioctl: 4.19.1-ioctl (2011-01-07) initialised: email@example.com Loop: module loaded Uniform multi-platform E-IDE driver IDE-cd driver 5.00 <30>udevd: starting version 168 Refined TSC clocksource calibration: 3193.583 MHz. Switching to clocksource tsc <30>dracut: starting Plymouth daemon Mandriva linux release 2011.0 (official) for x86_64 Kernel 184.108.40.206-desktop-1mnb2 on a 4-processor x86_64 / tty1 Localhost.localdomain login started display manager. Starting LSB: adaptive readahead daemon Start ed LSB: adaptive readahead daemon..... Then if im to enter root then mcc I'm greeted by a menu saying control center choose the tool you want to use Auto install Boot loader Display Firewall Internet connection sharing Keyboard Mouse Network & Internet Partitions Services Users and groups My computer has the following spec P8p67 pro board I3 2100 CPU 4gb ram Hd6850 gpu I hope all this info makes life abit easier for you guys to help me as I dont have any idea from here on thankyou In advance if you can help at all Quote Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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