Ok I started the install, and it was with the big apple screen (right after it boots from CD) -- so it just has an apple with that thinking icon at the bottom. But then after that goes on for about 1 minute, an "anti" sign comes up right in front of the apple logo. And the thinking icon keeps spinning, but it doesn't load further.
(by anti icon, i mean that symbol that is a circle with a cross through it)
edit: here is a really messy rendition of what it looks like: