Edgy Install Problems

Duncan Lithgow duncan at lithgow-schmidt.dk
Tue Nov 7 09:28:16 UTC 2006


On Tue, 2006-11-07 at 07:39 -0600, Michael Satterwhite wrote:
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> I *THINK* I've finally got Edgy Eft installed. The process was a near
> disaster.
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> For hours, I fought the problem of "Out of Range" - or a black screen on
> boot. After using another computer, I found some workarounds for this
> problem ... and also found that this was reported as a problem BEFORE
> 6.10 was released.
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> As the developers knew this was a problem with many LCD monitors, what
> were they doing releasing 6.10 with no documentation of the problem?
> Apparently it's related to the splash screen for boot - is this splash
> screen so important that they're willing to break computers so that some
> people can see it?
Is the bug fixed? Please give us a link to it.

Duncan
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