Bug 120031 - installer does not detect gfx card says UNABLE TO PROBE, FC2 test2
installer does not detect gfx card says UNABLE TO PROBE, FC2 test2
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
x86_64 Linux
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Assigned To: Jeremy Katz
Mike McLean
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Reported: 2004-04-05 08:18 EDT by F. Rommel
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:10 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-08-15 12:05:22 EDT
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Description F. Rommel 2004-04-05 08:18:38 EDT
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Description of problem:
When booting from the CDs of Fedora Core test 2 x86_64, everything is 
fine until anaconda kicks in, it fails to recognize my graphics card. 
Fedora Core 1 at least uses VESA.  the graphics Card is a Raone 9600 
XT.It reverts then back to text installation

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.boot from CD
2.wait till anaconda kicks in    

Actual Results:  reverses to text install

Expected Results:  Should go thru via the VESA driver into the 
Graphical installer

Additional info:

Hardware Info:
Motherboard: MSI NEO FISR2 Socket 754
RAM : 1 GB
CPU: Athlon64 3200+
Graphics Card: ATi Radeon 9600 XT
Harddrive: 1 x PATA 120GB , 1x 120GB SATA , 1 x 160GB SATA

Software Info:
Fedora Core 1 kernel 2.6.4 running currently and installed via 
graphical installer.
Comment 1 Jeremy Katz 2004-04-11 13:34:40 EDT
Fixed in CVS, will be in next rhpl build.

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