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Bug#552042: install fails on ThinkPad w500

Package: installation-reports

Boot method: CD
Image version: http://cdimage.debian.org/cdimage/daily-builds/daily/arch-latest/i386/iso-cd/
Date: Oct. 22, 2009 11:15 am EST
Machine: Lenovo Thinkpad w500
Processor: Intel
Memory: 4 G

Base System Installation Checklist:
[O] = OK, [E] = Error (please elaborate below), [ ] = didn't try it

Initial boot:           [ ]
Detect network card:    [ ]
Configure network:      [ ]
Detect CD:              [ ]
Load installer modules: [ ]
Detect hard drives:     [ ]
Partition hard drives:  [ ]
Install base system:    [ ]
Clock/timezone setup:   [ ]
User/password setup:    [ ]
Install tasks:          [ ]
Install boot loader:    [ ]
Overall install:        [ ]


I am trying to install Debian using the Debian installer testing daily
        build from 10-20-2009.  I keep getting the following error continuously
        scrolling on the screen after selecting expertgui.
        commandline read:  debconf
        Gdk-CRITICAL **: gdk_drawable_set_colormap:  assertion `cmap == NULL ||
        gdk_drawable_get_depth (drawable) == cmap->visual->depth' failed
        caught signal 11 (at 0x28, invalid address) <--
        I don't have all of the details on the error message since it gives me a
        headache to try and copy everything from the scrolling screen but I
        copied most of the error.
        The w500 has integrated Intel Graphics Media Accelerator 4500MHD
        graphics and a discrete ATI Mobility FireGL V5700.  The graphics is OS
        selectable but I have turned the OS selectable off in the BIOS because I
        have seen others say it confuses Linux.  I have set the graphics to the
        discrete ATI since that is what I intend to use and I thought it would
        be better to be using that during the install to get everything detected

I rebooted and installed using expert mode without graphical and I was able to install.
The install recognized that I had windows XP already installed on a partition but it 
didn't put it in grub.

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