Firstboot seems to hang

Gregory Woodbury ggw at
Tue Nov 11 06:09:29 UTC 2003

On Mon, Nov 10, 2003 at 10:54:24PM -0500, Alvin Smith wrote:
> > installer uses a generic config that tends to work everywhere, but
> > firstboot uses the generated config and it may fail if your selections
> > during install were wrong.
> I have the same problem.  The only "selections during install" is the
> choice of mouse!  There is no way to test X during installation.  There
> is no way to see if X is automatically configured properly before
> reboot.  I would like to know what "wrong" selections one could possibly
> make.

Well, perhaps its a bit much to say "your selections" :-(

The fact is that the selections for X config are wrong and the X server
that the installer uses is more generic and "works", but the generated
configuration is wrong (for whatever reason).

There should probably be a bugzilla report filed for this.

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