Installing F14 from DVD hangs

Antonio M antonio.montagnani at gmail.com
Tue Apr 5 18:59:02 UTC 2011


2011/4/5 Burkhard Plache <burkhardplache at gmail.com>:
> Hello,
>
> I am trying to install F14 from DVD  on an empty Laptop.
>
> After inserting the DVD, I get the menu:
>
> 1) Install a new system or upgrade an existing system
> 2) Install system with basic video driver
> 3) Rescue installed system
> 4) Boot from local drive
> 5) Memory test
>
> I select option 1, and after a bit of fast output of the type
>
> [ time ] Message
> ...
> the system stalls after the following message:
>
> [   3.762682] Initalizing network drop monitor service
>
> The problem re-occurs after power cycling.
>
> Is this an issue of hardware incompatibility?
> I have an old Fedora6 DVD, which works fine,
> but I would rather run a more up-to-date system.
>
> Any help appreciated,
> Burkhard
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need additional info about hardware.
also googling can help :-)

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