Need to install Ubuntu via USB
2008/11/14 Scott <email@example.com>:
> The CD drive in my wife's laptop is broken, so I only have the option to
> install through USB and I have had nothing but severe problems. I tried
> with both a 8.04.1 disk and a iso with "create a usb startup disk" and
> got the same outcome, a busybox shell prompt when trying to boot on the
> USB drive.
There may be an error hidden by the initramfs. Try to type
at the busybox prompt, the last line(s) should contain the error
(if there is one).
Hope this helps,
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