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Was not able to install ubuntu 12.04 LTS or 11.10 on SSD OCZ Vertex 3 120GB

Installer crashed. There is no more information. Installer promised to report issue to Ubuntu.

Do I have to prepare something to install Ubuntu? Hardware is quite fresh:

  • CPU: i5 2500
  • Motherboard: ASUS P8H67-M LX/SI
  • Video Card: Asus NVIDIA EN210 SILENT/DI/1GD3/V2
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I would check the installation media (CD?) first.... –  belacqua Aug 27 '12 at 20:43
I tried 12.04 and 11.10. media is ok. We have 12.04 from same source installed on same machine. –  Aram Aug 28 '12 at 11:20
The problem was in firmware. –  Aram Aug 28 '12 at 19:11
Thanks for the updates, Aram. Good to know. –  belacqua Aug 30 '12 at 12:10

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http://www.amazon.de/gp/product/B004Q81CKY this was the SSD I was talking about.

I hope this will be helpful who will use ssd with Ubuntu 11.10 or 12.04 LTE


We had to set AHCI in BIOS to be able to update firmware. The rest was same as usually.

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