problems w/ install of Kubuntu AMD daily

Roderick B. Greening roderick.greening at gmail.com
Tue Feb 1 16:24:25 UTC 2011


On Tuesday, February 01, 2011 11:08:07 AM Jonathan Jesse wrote:
> Stupid question but the live cd boots to a working deskstop but then bombs
> on the install, is it trying to install something X related or ???  THe
> installer disappears after I hit next
> 
I would guess the live CD is using a default VGA driver and the install is 
attempting to setup your actual video card, which the driver stack is probably 
busted at the moment.

> On Tue, Feb 1, 2011 at 8:44 AM, Roderick B. Greening <
> 
> roderick.greening at gmail.com> wrote:
> > On Monday, January 31, 2011 10:48:50 PM Jonathan Jesse wrote:
> > > Good evening,
> > > 
> > > Trying to install the daily Kubuntu 11.04 AMD in VirtualBox and
> > > after
> > > putting my in my username and password and hitting next, the
> > > installer
> > > closes out
> > > 
> > > Here is the message from /var/log/installer/dm
> > > 
> > > error setting MTRR (base -0xe0000000 size - 0x01000000, type -1)
> > > invalid argument ddxSigGiveUp
> > 
> > This is X related, and there is currently some X breakage as they update
> > the
> > entire X.org stack. I expect this to clear itself up over the next few
> > days/weeks as the drivers come in line with the new X.org stack.
> > 
> > Feel free to correct if I am wrong here :)



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