"J Seymour MacNicely" wrote in message
news:g988n311hqmplu40ro5av06fhol9j45ahn@fe04.news. easynews.com...
>I played around with ubuntu 7.10 for 6 hours today... trying to get it
> to install on my Biostar TForce 939-6100. Well, the install CD boots
> up just fine. It installs to the hard drive (after an hour or so.)
> Then when I try to boot from the hard drive: Black Screen of Death. No
> alt-ctrl-F1, alt-ctrl-F6, or al-ctrl-F& works. Totally dead system.
>

Methinks you did not try hard enough.