Bug 137384 - GUI install falls back to TUI using i810 video
Summary: GUI install falls back to TUI using i810 video
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: anaconda
Version: 3
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Anaconda Maintenance Team
QA Contact: Mike McLean
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2004-10-27 22:34 UTC by Brock Organ
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:10 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Last Closed: 2005-02-01 21:58:19 UTC

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Description Brock Organ 2004-10-27 22:34:36 UTC
* Fedora Core 3 Test 3
* i810 video
* using vmlinuz/initrd.img from images/pxeboot
* tree http://testing.fedora.redhat.com/tree/i386/os/

trying a GUI install falls back to TUI using i810 graphics ...

Comment 1 Brock Organ 2004-10-27 23:01:18 UTC
X works in the post-install system from this test tree, though ...

Comment 2 Brock Organ 2004-10-27 23:02:56 UTC
i810 graphics lspci IDs are:


Comment 3 Jeremy Katz 2004-10-28 12:17:55 UTC
This works here on my i810 box.  Can you snag /tmp/ananconda.log,
/tmp/syslog and /tmp/ramfs/X.log?

Comment 4 Brock Organ 2004-10-28 21:21:44 UTC
from /tmp/anaconda.log:

> * found video card controller Card:Intel 810
> * found Intel 810 card requiring agpgart, loading module
> * modules to insert agpgart
> * module(s) agpgart not found
> * load module set done
> < ... >
> * Display mode = t

/tmp/syslog has no obvious error messages ... and there is no
/tmp/ramfs/X.log ...

Comment 5 Jeremy Katz 2004-10-29 13:25:45 UTC
How much RAM is in the box?  This is http _defaulting_ to text mode,
not falling back (and all these details are in /tmp/anaconda.log and

Comment 6 Jeremy Katz 2005-02-01 21:58:19 UTC
Closing due to inactivity.  Please reopen if you have further information to add
to this report.

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