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I'm try to install XUbuntu 10.10 (AMD64) on a Pc, when I set the language, and press Enter on "Try XUbuntu without installing", appears the Xubuntu logos and remain fixed for many hours without giving error... same problem with Ubuntu and Kubuntu.

I try to set acpi=off and noapic but i don't resolved the problem... You have any idea to resolving the problem?? thanks!!

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Also, nowhere near enough details on what the hardware configuration is. –  ephemient Jan 12 '11 at 23:35
What is the make and model of said PC? As stated we need more information to hep you. –  Dan M. Jan 12 '11 at 23:43
What make is it and How old? –  Benny Jan 12 '11 at 23:59
What procceser do you have? –  Benny Jan 12 '11 at 23:59

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You attempt to remove certain parameters by hitting 'e' for edit. They sometimes vary but removing "quiet", "nosplash" etc should show you more information and possibly an error message.

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