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I cannot use linux while I have a PCI graphics adapter installes(causes kernel Panic) No bootup on HP a60n, yet this is not a problem on my peice of poo dell dim 2400


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No u can use linux but u will need a graphic card driver for lunix
\015\012 this will help
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