Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 372951
Cannot install F8 in graphical mode with two graphic cards in system
Last modified: 2009-01-09 00:07:10 EST
Description of problem:
Anaconda tries to start X for graphical install but fails. This happens when
there are two video cards in the system. In this case, the video is Integrated
Intel 915 video and ATI Rage 128 PCI video.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Configure a system similar to above mentioned.
2. Boot to F8 i386 DVD.
3. Watch Anaconda fall back to text mode.
Text mode install
Graphical mode install
I believe this is related to BZ issue 222945
Can you grab /tmp/ramfs/X.log and /tmp/xorg.conf from when it falls back?
Created attachment 253321 [details]
requested log file
forgot to capture xorg.conf from install time. do you want the broken
/var/log/anaconda.xlog would be fine.
Created attachment 257491 [details]
Requested log file
Let me know if you need anything else?
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