Re: Lenny overheating, preventing installation
Dne sobota 11 april 2009 ob 10:32:28 je Thierry Chatelet napisal(a):
> On 11 April 2009 10:21:53 you wrote:
> > Starting the new 5.00 Lenny DVD and selecting (any type of) install, some
> > 5 to 10 minutes into the installation process, my laptop overheats and
> > shuts down. It's a HP Compaq 6715b with an AMD Turion 64 and an ATI
> > Radeon 1200. Needless to say, I have the BIOS option "Fan always ON when
> > on AC power" set to enabled, but to no avail. Same happens if I set the
> > option to off. Is there ANY way to install Lenny on such laptops? Does it
> > happen with other laptops too?
> > Any viable suggestions welcome!
> First, to start a new thread, you have to write a new mail. If you hit rply
> to and change the subject, you are highjacking someone thread.
> Then, yes, I do have the same problem on Acer aspire 5715z. The way
> out was to install by small pieces, ie: standard instaal withot desktop,
> then the desktop by small pieces. Now, its working OK. It shut off on some
> videos, but not all. Strange. Also, to install, I used a fan to blow fresh
> air into the laptop.
Thx for pointing out the thing about starting a new thread. I didn't know
that. It wasn't my intention to hijack anything. Won't happen again ;)