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I was installing Ubuntu 12.10 but my computer shut down and every time I tried to install, showing the following:

Kernel panic - not syncing: Out of memory and no killable processes...

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Please tell us about your computer - make, model etc. –  Cry Havok Feb 1 '13 at 7:26
Hp p6310la I had triple boot win7/ ubuntu and mint I wanted to just leave ubuntu But that happened ): –  Lizz Feb 1 '13 at 7:32
What are you trying to do, exactly? Specifically what actions appear to trigger the problem? –  Eliah Kagan Feb 1 '13 at 7:40
I try to load ubuntu CD to install it and same thing happens with suse and mint I tried to install win7 andnothing happens either –  Lizz Feb 1 '13 at 7:45
It wont let me boot any OS I cant even format my hdd –  Lizz Feb 1 '13 at 7:47

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