"No Screen" error when running F10-i686-Live-KDE and Nvidia GEForce 7000M

Chad Trotter chadtrotter at mac.com
Sun Mar 1 23:33:06 UTC 2009

On Sunday, March 01, 2009, at 05:37PM, "Kevin Kofler" <kevin.kofler at chello.at> wrote:
>Chad Trotter wrote:
>> I am having an issue with running and installing the F10 Live KDE CD. I
>> have spent several days reading posts about how to pull the correct video
>> driver I need for this work on my wife's ACER Aspire 4520.
>Try booting with xdriver=vesa or xdriver=nouveau. (The default is nv.) The
>proprietary driver can be added only after installation, you cannot use it
>for the live CD.
>        Kevin Kofler

Kevin, no such luck with either. The system will stop and just flash a cursor just before F10 would normally load to a splash screen.

Just to make sure that I'm doing this correctly, because I'm pretty new to this. I'm hitting tab at the boot screen and just typing what you suggested.

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