[CentOS] [OT] Urgent request

m.roth at 5-cent.us m.roth at 5-cent.us
Thu Dec 17 19:39:41 UTC 2009


TIA wrote>
> ---- "William L. Maltby" <CentOS4Bill at triad.rr.com> wrote:
>> On Thu, 2009-12-17 at 13:29 -0500, tdukes at sc.rr.com wrote:
>> > ---- m.roth at 5-cent.us wrote:
>> > <snip>
>>
>> > We have been searching the internet since Tuesday.
>> >
>> > We have already tried installing a video card, that didn't work.  The
>> beeps at start up indicate to check the video ram. It will boot and
>> run if we put it in another pc.
<snip>
>> Some BIOS allow you to disable on-board video. Can you get to BIOS and
>> see? If you can that might get you going with another video card added
>> to the system.
>
> We have no video at all.  Was hoping a video card would have at least let
> us in to reconfigure the bios but we are unable to see anything.

I just had a thought: this *is* Unix. Plug in a VT100 via serial cable.

        mark



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