Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 443357
F9 beta GUI Installation in santa rosa platform failed.
Last modified: 2008-06-27 19:57:07 EDT
Description of problem:
Can not install Fedora 9 beta in intel santa rosa SDV and T61 (type id :
7661W1P) using GUI installation mode.
You will get a whole white screen in GUI installation after detected GM965 gfx
card. F9 Alpha can install succcessfully in the same platform.
(The same disc image can install in other platform.)
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Install F9 beta in T61 (7661W1P), always can reproduce.
Steps to Reproduce:
can not install f9 beta in intel santa rosa platform.
can install successfully.
Thanks for the bug report. We have reviewed the information you have provided
above, and there is some additional information we require that will be helpful
in our diagnosis of this issue.
When the anaconda crashes, please, switch to the console (Ctrl+Alt+F2)and cp
/tmp/X* to some other place -- USB stick, some other computervia network, some
on the Internet, and please attach it to the bug report as individual
uncompressed file attachments using the bugzilla file attachment link below.
We will review this issue again once you've had a chance to attach this information.
Thanks in advance.
Created attachment 303937 [details]
Created attachment 303938 [details]
In T61, can not swtich to console, after ctrl+alt+F2, can not enter into
console because the screen keeps black.
In SDV, sometimes, can swtich to console, sometimes can not. Attachment is the
X related log in /tmp.
Changing version to '9' as part of upcoming Fedora 9 GA.
More information and reason for this action is here:
Verified in GA in the same machine, not sure if any fixing in GA for this, but
this bug went away.