i downloaded both the images the minimal one and the the regular but with both as soon as i press f9 i choose the internal cd/dvd (tried both uefi and not ) but the screen gets black and i get all these weird messages that have something to do about how my cpu gets stuck for “x” seconds . i cant even go to the live installation because the screen stays all black like that for hours . can someone helo me im a real newbie at this .
cant install antergos on my copmaq cq58
Welcome! It would be useful to know some specs of your hardware. What s your graphics card?
To start with: Press
ewhen the menu shows up and search for the line which ends to
Add the parameter
nomodesetafter that and try booting this way by pressing
[Ctrl]+[X]( if I remember well) with this added parameter. This parameter will not be saved, just used in this single boot and nothing is damaged. (To cancel without changes press
Hopefully, the system will boot into a default graphical environment and you will be able to install/reinstall driver or configuration packages.
maybe try the full disc iso just for testing.
May I ask what kind oflive media are you using and how you wrote/burned it?
Also, did you check the integrity of both the downloaded iso file and the live media performing a MD5sum check?
A final check could be checking your live media with other computers.