Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 598226
Freeze (or black screen) 5 or 6 minutes after the boot
Last modified: 2011-06-27 13:12:17 EDT
Description of problem:
The system is freezing 5 or 6 minutes after the boot.
It was also happening after the install with the DVD, I had to reboot (as usually) and entering all the final informations very fast to avoid the freezing !
Now, I can boot on my system, use it 5 or 6 minutes and everything is freezing, I have to use the power button to reboot the system.
My graphic card is an ATI Xpress 1100M (Radeon Xpress 200M with lspci) and I'm using the free drivers (can't test with proprietary drivers because their aren't available). Kernel : 22.214.171.124-95.fc13.i686.PAE
Sometimes, system is not freezing but I have a black screen and impossible to switch to tty2, tty3...
Just boot the system
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Boot the system
2. Use it during 5 or 6 minutes
3. Freeze !
Same thing is happening to me. I have a NVidia Gforce 6600 card. Can't access any debug info because, as stated, the screen goes black and system stops responding to all commands.
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