Won't install on laptop
dudomann at yahoo.com
Mon Apr 26 01:04:13 UTC 2004
I was having the same problem on my HP ze4502us
Laptop. What was suggested to me was to type "linux
noacpi" to disable my acpi for the installation, if I
remember correctly. It might also have been "linux
noprobe." Try one, the other, then both if need be.
That hopefully will help.
--- Mike Brenton <Damyankee3 at comcast.net> wrote:
> I installed FC1 on my desktop computer a month ago
> with no problems, but when I tried installing it on
> my laptop today, it won't. On the first screen I
> push enter on the built in keyboard or my PS2
> Microsoft keyboard and it starts entering the
> graphical install interface, but when it comes to
> the screen where you test the disc or proceed with
> installation, neither keyboard works. I can't get
> past that screen because I can't choose anything, or
> continue, and to reboot I have to shut it off and
> take the disc out.
> My laptop is a hp ze4500, AMD 1855 Mhz CPU, 40 Gb
> hard disk with 30.13 Gb free, 512 Mb DDR SDRAM,
> Windows XP. Anyone have any suggestions?
> Mike> --
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