ubuntu 9.10

jose vilmar estacio de souza vilmar at informal.com.br
Fri Sep 18 13:53:12 BST 2009

Hi Attila,
To be honest I don't know which video card my machine has. I received my 
machine Tuesday and I had no time to investigate.
It is a DELL latitude 5400.

The good news is that yesterday I gave another try with a live CD 
created in 17/09, and finally no more black screen when rebooting.

[]S José Vilmar Estácio de Souza
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On 09/18/2009 01:39 AM, Hammer Attila wrote:
> Hy!
> Jose, your machine have an Intel video card? I see this known issue with
> Karmic Alpha 6 documentation:
> "Some users with Intel video chipsets will experience a black screen on
> reboot after install because the fbcon module is not being loaded. As a
> workaround, users can boot with the i915.modeset=0 option. Investigation
> of this issue is ongoing. (431812)"
> The link the Alpha6 documentation is following:
> http://www.ubuntu.com/testing/karmic/alpha6
> Hope this helps,
> Attila

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