Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 124606
During CD-Install: Blue Screen
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:10:43 EST
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Description of problem:
I downloaded the Installdiscs for FC2 from the net. I checked the
first disc with the md5 checksum. I put the installer-disc into the
CD-ROM/DVD device. I boot from the installer-disc. The kernel
messages run over the screen. Then I can choose with installer to
choose (graphical or text mode). Neither graphical or text mode work
because the next screen is always a blue screen. On the bottom of the
screen I see the commands for choosing or switching the menues.
I got this error on my Aspire1356 LMI with Atholon-M Processor.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1.Put the CD into the drive
Can you try booting with 'linux nousb' to see if that helps?
Doesn't help either. The install media is okay. Just tried in a
BTW: It's before the menu with the media check comes.
I've search linuxquestions.org and I found this thread about my
In the previous comment I mentioned a thread in linuxquestions. The
suggested burning of the FC2 install cd on the target computer didn't
Also happens with Sony Vaio PCVRX850 trying to install Core 3.
I was able to work around the problem by booting "linux -nofb" at the screen
where the install mode (text/graphics) is chosen.