[Bug 68647] Re: [usplash] black screen during usplash. Ubuntu boots fine
oxmosys at gmail.com
Wed Feb 6 06:55:10 UTC 2008
** Description changed:
I think I this bug report belongs to initramfs-tools or usplash
My girlfriends pc doesn't display the usplash. It only shows a
blackscreen. Ubuntu boots fine.
This is for Edgy with 2.6.17-10-generic
I couldn't find anything obvious (to me) in the syslog.
I'm *guessing* either the monitor isn't detected properly or there
should be a added a time-out somewhere.
The computer is not very fast P3, 1 ghz, 256 mb ram.
She has an old 14" monitor. This is the relevant part of xorg.conf to
give more information about the monitor:
Identifier "Generic Monitor"
I tried adding a time-out in initramfs-tools (based on this guide :
http://www.ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=76309). It didn't fix
anything. There's a chance I have to do it at a different place.
- Saïvann : According to comments, this bug seems to regularly affects 14
- inch screens.
[usplash] black screen during usplash. Ubuntu boots fine
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