[PLUG] not able to install Ubuntu 8.04

Hemant Mohan hmohan at gmail.com
Fri Oct 3 05:58:30 PDT 2008


On Tue, Sep 30, 2008 at 18:35, Shoteka Zulu <spk29us at hotmail.com> wrote:
> Trying to install Ubuntu 8.04 from scratch and not from within windows.
> But when I load the bootable it boots machine in dos mode and cannot be installed.
> Any pointers as to what pre-settings I need to chk or what  ?
>

Did you burn the ISO on CD/DVD  correctly as an image.  Some CD
burning softwares create a bootable data CD instead of the OS boot
image.  This CD boots into DOS mode.

Cheers,
Hemant

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