Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 9406
Anaconda blank screen w/ Dell Inspiron *FIX PROVIDED*
Last modified: 2008-05-01 11:37:54 EDT
Anaconda fails to install using default installation method with most Dell
Inspiron models (also resulting in X failing to work, even if you get it
installed via text mode). A well layed out solution to this problem can be
This site provides a patch to ATI_MACH64 as well as a modified mode lines
(Xconfig) that should work with all Dell Inspiron LCD displays.
Thanks for your time.
p.s. hope this gets in before redhat 6.2 ships :)
We are not able to replicate this in the lab using 6.2 and a variety of Dell
laptops. In addition, Dell has not heard of any problems, so I am closing out