As I have entirely failed at installing lots of dissimilar versions of Ubuntu including Linux Mint on my desktop, it may have somewhat to do with the Asus MX-M2V motherboard. I determined to setup Mint 9 on my old laptop. Booting to the HD, I can ping local IPs with a packet time of concerning 12 ms and google.com with packet time of concerning 50 ms. However Firefox and thunderbird totally be unsuccessful to connect to any site. Well maybe not wholly, while I attempted to connect to one site with Firefox I get the message:
While I attempted to connect to forums.techarena.in I get the message:A DB Error takes place.
Not capable to connect to your database server utilizing the provided settings
During the setup from CD procedure the setup appeared to suspend at about 90 percent downloading language packs and I was specified the selection to strike the Skip key which I did, and once more the install appeared to hang at about 97 percent, and once more I pushed the Skip button. I wonder if this was a reason or indication of my trouble.SQL ERROR
Too many connections 
An SQL error take place while enticing this page