Bug 117153 - Installer won't work graphical mode nvidia geforce 4 420 go 16mb toshiba satellite
Installer won't work graphical mode nvidia geforce 4 420 go 16mb toshiba sate...
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Jeremy Katz
Mike McLean
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Blocks: FC2Target
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Reported: 2004-02-29 11:06 EST by Nicholas Smith
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:10 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-09-22 15:05:32 EDT
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Description Nicholas Smith 2004-02-29 11:06:13 EST
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Description of problem:
When starting the installation FC2 test 1, it will not load the
installer, prompts to reboot system.  Works find in text-only mode
though.  In graphical mode the installation program dies before
displaying anything.

System is a Toshiba Satellite pentium 4 with Nvidia GeForce 4 420 Go 16m

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.  Buy a toshiba satellite nvidia 
2.  Insert disk 1
3.  Power on, press enter.

Additional info:
Comment 1 Jeremy Katz 2004-03-02 22:37:09 EST
Does the X config work for post-install?  Can you grab /tmp/X.log from
when it fails during the install?
Comment 2 Jeremy Katz 2004-09-22 15:05:32 EDT
Closing due to inactivity.

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