On Mon, Oct 04, 2004 at 10:37:36AM -0400, Jeremy Katz wrote:
They default to graphical if you have "enough" RAM (>
128 megs, iirc) to
keep the stage2.img in RAM and do a successful graphical install.
Otherwise, we fall back to text mode.
Also, note that there is (minimal) LVM editing in text mode now.
I just did an FTP install on a 512MB system, and it still defaulted to
text. I needed to delete all LVM stuff and start over, and I wasn't
able to do that from text mode. "graphical" boot worked fine.