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On 09/23/09 14:34, shmuel siegel wrote:
Vedran Miletić wrote:
> On Wed, Sep 23, 2009 at 2:10 PM, shmuel siegel
> <fedora(a)shmuelhome.mine.nu> wrote:
>> shmuel siegel wrote:
>>> Preupgrade hangs for me on an amd 64bit machine as soon as anaconda
>>> the screen. Better today than two days ago. Now I get a character
>>> Yesterday I got a blank screen.
>> Anaconda still fails on this machine for preupgrade (maybe the
>> problem is
>> the geforce 6100) Any hints as what to look for so that I can file a bug
>> report? Alternatively, is it possible to force the upgrade into text
> Yeap, use preupgrade-cli. And also file a bug, but provide full X.org
> log and dmesg if possible.
I think that you might have misunderstood me. Preugrade, the
application, is working fine. Anaconda is crashing/halting/whatever.
Anyway, I tried what you suggested, but there wasn't any difference.
1) Can Anaconda be put into text mode for preupgrade (i.e., how do I
change the grub.conf entry)
2) Where are any Anaconda messages going to be recorded?
What kind of video card do you have? If you have a radeon you might try
adding "radeon.modeset=0" to the preupgrade kernel line. I had this same
problem and it took 3 tries to get the upgrade to finish until I added
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