[CentOS] Installing CENTOS 6.1 to Intel notebook

Keith Wilkinson keith.s.wilkinson at gmail.com
Sat Jan 28 19:58:44 EST 2012

I have a notebook with HM65 Express chipset and
(internal Core i5 2520M) HD Graphics 3000, but
a graphical install of CENTOS 6.1 froze the PC.

I was able to install by selecting “Install with basic
video driver”, but that left the internal display distorted
and the external display not recognized.

I found a fix for the problem at
but wonder if anyone knows if this problem (of graphical
install freezing) has been fixed in CENTOS 6.2, or
(if not) if RedHat is aware of it.

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