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John Ulbrich
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Burned 4.o beta 3 to a DVD using Brasero in Ubuntu. Restarted from the DVD drive. Got to this point:
CD Loader 1.2
Building the boot loader arguements
Looking up /BOOT/LOADER . . . Found
/

And it stopped there

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Before choosing let the DVD spinning until it stop spinning and chose it.

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I let spin for 20 minutes and gave up. Any suggestions?

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When you let it spin is it in you bios boot menu or form DVD boot it self?

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I booted from the BIOS Boot Menu. Restart, F12, CD Drive.

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Re: Live CD

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Did you check the download (md5)?
Edit: Also, could be a faulty disc.
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Re: Live CD

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When you boot from the BIOS Boot Menu by pressing F12,wait the your DVD stop spinning before selecting your CD Drive.

Also as fatmac mention you should check the md5 if it match your ISO. http://www.ghostbsd.org/download-4.0

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