[CentOS] black display during installation of CentOS5.5
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Thu Oct 21 09:21:28 EDT 2010
On 10/21/2010 1:38 AM, Ritika Garg wrote:
> I had posted the following question 4-5 days ago. I want to add
> something to the question which is important. The question was:
> During installation of CentOS5.3 from DVD, the installation was
> interrupted due to an error in a rpm package as the DVD had lot of
> scratches. So I burned image of CentOS5.5 on DVD. I selected
> installation in graphical mode. The first graphical interface screen
> comes from where we proceed further by clicking next. This screen is
> almost black and its impossible to carry out further installation as
> visibility is very poor.
> I was trying above for Dell Inspiron laptop which has Windows7
> installed on it. I checked the CentOS5.5 DVD on another system which
> is desktop and found that the graphical interface is perfectly alright
> there. So is there any setting that has to be done in the laptop?
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Have you tried nofb during the install process? I have had to use this
on certain flat screens.
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