naconda White Out - no install
pete.s.bradbury at btinternet.com
Sat Jan 24 23:26:59 UTC 2004
I now have a limited resolution using vesa driver, unfortunately my
Viewsonic monitor isn't on the list.
I noticed also that my Alcatel speedtouch appears to have loaded a
Is there some support for this adsl modem in fedora, or will I have to set
it up as I used to do for RH 9,0?
I can't see anything in the Gnome desktop to support it?
----- Original Message -----
From: "Pete Bradbury" <pete.s.bradbury at btinternet.com>
To: <fedora-test-list at redhat.com>
Sent: Saturday, January 24, 2004 6:05 PM
Subject: Re: naconda White Out - no install
> Thanks for the linux text part that helped a lot
> I can now get through the root logon prompt although startx doesn't
> I tried to install the ati radeon drivers but got all sorts of errors
> compilation. I think I may now have picked up the wron ones _ I have the
> XFree86 4.3.0 - is that correct?
> In any case after trying that RPM I can get throuigh top the GUI logo and
> enter root and password. The screen clears to fedora cora and what looks
> like it should be a progress bar - but then hangs.
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Michael Kearey" <mutk at iprimus.com.au>
> To: <fedora-test-list at redhat.com>
> Sent: Saturday, January 24, 2004 12:58 PM
> Subject: Re: naconda White Out - no install
> > Pete Bradbury wrote:
> > > Setup
> > <snip>
> > > Viewsonic vp211b tft
> > > ATI Radeon 9800 pro 256mb
> > <snip>
> > >
> > > When I try to install Fedora it enters the Anaconda phase and
> momentarily I
> > > have a white screen with the X cursur, it is moving for 5 or so
> > > then locks up with nothing else happening. If I use linux acpi=off I
> > > occssional screen changes from black back to white, every now and
> > >
> > > The Radeon card appears to be recognised but not the Viewsonic
> > A couple of things to try :
> > Don't use the fb 'linux nofb'
> > Install in text mode 'linux text'
> > See http://fedora.artoo.net/faq for more tips for your Radeon card.
> > Cheers,
> > Michael
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