Bug 505796 - HP Compaq 6715b laptop freeze on Fedora-11-i686-Live-KDE.iso
HP Compaq 6715b laptop freeze on Fedora-11-i686-Live-KDE.iso
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kernel (Show other bugs)
i686 Linux
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Reported: 2009-06-13 18:32 EDT by Paul Stansell
Modified: 2010-06-28 08:58 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2010-06-28 08:58:34 EDT
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Description Paul Stansell 2009-06-13 18:32:41 EDT
Description of problem:
HP Compaq 6715b laptop freezes when booted on flash drive install of Fedora-11-i686-Live-KDE.iso.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable): Fedora-11-i686-Live-KDE.iso

How reproducible:  Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Boot on USB flash drive of Fedora-11-i686-Live-KDE.iso.
Actual results: Can login as liveuser but mouse all but stops responding so forcing me to do a hard-reset.

Expected results: No freezing of laptop.

Additional info:  This may be related to Bug 445593 as since kernel I've not found a kernel that will run on my HP Compaq 6715b laptop.  I have tried all Fedora 8 kernel updates, a hard-drive installation of Fedora 10, and live flash-drive installations of Fedora 10 and Fedora 11.  All fail in a similar way.
Comment 1 Bug Zapper 2010-04-27 10:52:58 EDT
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Comment 2 Bug Zapper 2010-06-28 08:58:34 EDT
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