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Re: [debian-knoppix] Dell computers




>Message: 4
>Date: Mon, 07 Apr 2003 19:16:53 -0500
>From: Michael Grenier <mwgrenier@yahoo.com>
>To: "debian-knoppix@linuxtag.org" <debian-knoppix@linuxtag.org>
>Subject: [debian-knoppix] Dell computers
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>I've been running Knoppix 3.2 3-28-03.en version and it seems to run great
>everywhere but on the Dell computers which I'm using at work.
>
>When booting from the CDROM, all looks good until it starts the X server.
>At that point, the screen goes blank. Now here is what's interesting.....
>If I power down and reboot, I can not even get the BIOS screen to come up
>on the computer. I have to pull the video card out of the box and use
>the onboard
>video to recover. It seems to run OK with the onboard video.



I don't understand 'onboard video.' How is it different than 'the video
card [you pull] out of the box'?



>Since the screen goes blank, I do not have a good record of the errors_______________________________________________
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