Bug 165440 - Installer reboots after "Enter Key" at boot prompt
Summary: Installer reboots after "Enter Key" at boot prompt
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 159026
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kernel (Show other bugs)
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Version: 4
Hardware: x86_64 Linux
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Assignee: Dave Jones
QA Contact: Brian Brock
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TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2005-08-09 13:00 UTC by Christophe BOVIO
Modified: 2015-01-04 22:21 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-09-30 05:54:46 UTC
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Description Christophe BOVIO 2005-08-09 13:00:41 UTC
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Description of problem:
My Machine : Fujitsu Siemens Amilo A1645 - AMD64 Turion MT-28 - 512Mo RAM

- With DVD FC4 x86_64 : I boot from DVD, press enter key at boot prompt and the computer immediatly reboot (after kernel launch but before displaying hardware detection)
- With DVD FC4 test 3 v3.92 : boots normaly but have troubles with sreen display during text phase (graphic anaconda is OK). I have 3-4 bottom lines at the top of screen and main display starts after.

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Steps to Reproduce:
1. boot from DVD on my machine
2. press enter key at boot prompt

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Comment 1 Dave Jones 2005-08-26 22:24:41 UTC
things to try..

1 - at the boot prompt. before pressing enter, type linux foo
(foo can be anything -- there was a grub bug that referenced past the end of a

if that doesn't work..

2 - try linux acpi=off

Comment 2 Dave Jones 2005-09-30 05:54:46 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 159026 ***

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