Tried nightly f15 desktop build from today

Johan Scheepers johansche at
Mon Feb 14 13:49:38 UTC 2011

On 02/14/2011 10:38 AM, mike cloaked wrote:
> On Mon, Feb 14, 2011 at 9:09 AM, Johan Scheepers<johansche at>  wrote:
>> Good day,
>> I am trying same download.. 20110212
>> It refuses to get past auto login..flashing in endless loop.
>> Please. Is there some key strokes that I can do to get past this
>> flashing or whatever?
> What I did was to use ctrl-alt-F2 to get a text console and then su -
> to become root - then did telinit 3 which seemed not to work (maybe
> systemd related or my ignorance!)
> Then did ctrl-alt-F4 and entered startx - this immediately gave me a
> graphical login - and into gnome shell as the liveuser.
> I am sure this will be fixed within a day or two - and if you can't
> get it to work a new live iso will be built within a day or two.
Hi Mike,
Thanks for your advice.

On my laptop this works every time..

Screen flashing
root    enter
telinit 3      enter
root    enter
startx    enter

still refuses to install hard disk  -  like that since the beginning of 


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