F14 Alpha - First impressions

Chris Lumens clumens at redhat.com
Thu Aug 26 20:49:24 UTC 2010

> > c) The GUI install wouldn't work, but I fell back to text install.
> > >
> > > d) I was disappointed that it would not let me select the packages
> > >    to install (I want KDE not Gnome)
> > >
> > Need the full install for that, LiveCD is GNOME.
> >
> I was using the 'full install'.

The key is (c), you did a text mode install.  Text mode does not have
interactive packaging support.  I know ajax will kill me for suggesting
it, but try selecting the basic video driver option from the boot menu
and seeing if you can get into the graphical installer that way.

- Chris

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