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Bug 57721 - Installer broken
Installer broken
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: installer (Show other bugs)
athlon Linux
medium Severity medium
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Assigned To: Brent Fox
Brock Organ
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Reported: 2001-12-20 04:46 EST by jonathan.buschmann
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:38 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2002-01-02 16:51:21 EST
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Description jonathan.buschmann 2001-12-20 04:46:34 EST
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User-Agent: Mozilla/4.77 [en] (X11; U; Linux 2.2.16-23 i686)

Description of problem:
when installing
boot: linux <options> text
boot: linux <options> expert
always starts the default graphic mode

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. boot from CD or floppy
2. boot: linux noathlon text

Actual Results:  Graphic mode starts

Expected Results:  text mode

Additional info:

I'll be filing another bug report concerning the install kernel panicking.
I can't be sure the noathlon parameter is passed to the kernel either.
Comment 1 Jeremy Katz 2002-01-02 16:51:16 EST
You should just be able to type

"text <options>"

Does that work better?
Comment 2 Brent Fox 2002-01-20 22:14:24 EST
Closing due to inactivity.  Please reopen if you have more information.

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