installation freeze on Dell inspiron 8000

Matt Zimmerman mdz at
Thu Sep 30 10:46:18 UTC 2004

On Thu, Sep 30, 2004 at 09:43:43AM +0100, Henrik Nilsen Omma wrote:

> Kjell Eriksson wrote:
> >using sounder cd-9,  installation freeze at "choose language" and only 
> >powerbutton for shutdown possible!
> >Tried with different bootparameters with same result.
> >CD-R working OK  on my desktopcomputer, Debian Sarge-netinstall RC1 
> >works OK on laptop.
> >
> I have a Dell Inspiron 8000 as well, and sounder 9 installs perfectly. 
> 'Choose Language' is an odd place for it to break.

Indeed, it is.  Perhaps the problem is only that the keyboard is not
working?  Is there a USB keyboard, docking station, etc. involved?

 - mdz

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