Originally Posted by harishgayatri
Maybe somebody can understand & also make me understand what it means.
Boot into the LiveCD
Open the terminal.
The Live system will not ask for root password, it will just make you root user.
Go to line 362, or search for "needed" which will take you there.
That line reads
needed_ram = int((isys.MIN_RAM + extra_ram) / 1024)
Delete everything after = and replace it with 0, so it reads
Save the file.
If you have 512 mb of ram, you shouldn't have to do the swap bit. Note that this only works for 32-bit systems, not 64, according to the comments. I haven't tried this, but wish you luck!