DVD Install of F8T1 failed on Dell Inspiron 860
ghenriks at gmail.com
Tue Aug 21 14:53:25 UTC 2007
On Tue, 21 Aug 2007 10:20:19 -0400, you wrote:
>On 08/21/2007 09:31 AM, Pat Kane wrote:
>> > Those are both syslinux (well, isolinux in this case).
>> > Can you try adding "earlyprintk=vga" to the kernel command line?
>> That did not produce any more output, the last message I see is
>> still "Ready." BTW, I used yesterday's rawhide boot.iso for the test.
>> I just took a quick look at the early Linux boot code in
>> and I think that the function "decompress_kernel()" should be called very early
>> on, and that the line:
>> putstr("Uncompressing Linux... ");
>> does not appear to be working.
>> I wonder why I do not see the message "Uncompressing Linux... " ?
>Because it fails before that.
>Did we confirm that adding:
>to the kernel command line doesn't help?
It didn't work for me when suggested in bugzilla.
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