Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 444291
Unpleasant splash screen on boot of x86_64 PR from USB stick
Last modified: 2013-01-09 23:41:00 EST
Description of problem:
see attached picture which is first screen you see after booting Preview Release
Everything works fine, it is just a rather unflattering first impression.
Hardware is Dell Precision 470 w/ nVidia quadro 250 video card
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
2008-04-17 Preview Release x86_64 version
Steps to Reproduce:
Created attachment 303854 [details]
In 99% of cases, these are BIOS bugs. Check to make sure there aren't any updates?
Will do. Is it unusual that I have never seen it in past Live releases?
I think we slightly switched video modes in syslinux, but it's still generally
bios bugs here.
I have the latest Dell Bios which is A07
Changing version to '9' as part of upcoming Fedora 9 GA.
More information and reason for this action is here:
Are you still seeing this John?