[ubuntu-za] 8.10 freezing on splash screen and non gui mode

Simon Cross hodgestar at gmail.com
Wed Apr 15 15:35:21 BST 2009

On Wed, Apr 15, 2009 at 4:32 PM, Vijay Makanjee <vijay at ergo.co.za> wrote:
> Suddenly my laptop started freezing on bootup.
> It does not go beyond the splash screen and the progress bar freezes. It
> only continues loading when I press a key (anykey).
> It does the same when the splash was disabled.

Remove the "quiet" option from your boot parameters and add the
"nosplash" option. Reboot and see what it's doing when it waits.

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