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Re: problem with rebooting

The problem with it hanging during the install process on the 2.6
kernel is most likely a display error given by the radeon graphics
chipset.  Your best chance is to redo your install using:
linux26 vga=771
Try that first. 
* giabruno@tim.it <giabruno@tim.it> [2005-05-26 13:51:58 +0200]:

> well, I didn't apply any option during the installation apart the italian
> language and keyboard, simply because I am
> quite a newbie about linux so I do not know what is the best thing to do. I
> also tried to install with the new kernel (linux26 command) but the system
> refused to go further (it simply stopped and no key was able to "move" it),
> so I installed the regular (2.4) kernel. The disk has
> a Windows NTFS partition (first primary partition), a second primary
> partition ext3 for "/" and a fifth logical for "swap".
> The bootloader (GRUB) was installed (seemingly) regularly. I can still
> choose (and run) Windows XP.
> the lines of GRUB for starting linux are the following:
> root  (hd0,1)
> kernel /boot/vmlinuz-2.4.27-2-386 root=/dev/hda2 ro
> initrd /boot/initrd.img-2.4.27-2-386
> savedefault
> boot
> best regards,
> Giancarlo
> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "Dave Patterson" <sdpatt2@gmail.com>
> To: <debian-laptop@lists.debian.org>
> Sent: Thursday, May 26, 2005 11:47 AM
> Subject: Re: problem with rebooting


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