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    live cd won't boot


    at boot I type knoppix and after two rules
    it stops and my windows boots!
    I tried from a USB stick and the same thing happens!
    Ubuntu and mint work !

    What could be the problem?

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    Lots of Knoppix boot cheat codes on the internet.

    http://distro.ibiblio.org/knoppix/kn...cheatcodes.txt
    Knowing Knoppix/Knoppix boot options - Wikibooks, open books for an open world
    Cheat Codes - Knoppix Documentation Wiki

    From Knoppix main page

    Cheatcodes

    Cheatcodes are used to pass options to KNOPPIX to help with getting it working on difficult hardware.
    Main Page - Knoppix Documentation Wiki

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    I can't find any solution. Every time when it comes to decompressing linux the pc shuts down !

    I tried every cheat code

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    Can you post some information on your hardware?
    Did you do an md5 checksum on the downloaded iso of Knoppix?
    Did you burn it as an image at a low speed?

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