[lubuntu] Flashing Screen after boot menu on Old PC

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http://ubuntuforums.org – So, I just installed lubuntu on my friend's old HP 8500 Pentium 3 450Mhz/256MB Ram and I'm having an issue. I selemct Ubuntu from the GRUB boot menu, and it begins the load screen. After this it begins flashing a black screen with the following things on it: *Checking battery state... [OK] *Stopping System V runlevel compatibility [OK] *Starting (Hardware)