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Re: Install gives BSOD on Thinkpad T60p



On Tue, 2007-05-22 at 10:40 -0400, David Kramer wrote:
> > David Kramer wrote:
> >> Jim Cornette wrote:
> >>
> >>> You might specify which video driver that you want to use for the
> >>> installation with xdriver=vesa (Or ati,sis,i810 ....)
> >>> I had to use this option once when my card type did not register during
> >>> the installer phase. (My case was for an SIS video)
> >>>
> >>> Jim
> >>>
> >>
> >> Can't get networking or USBstick working, so this is as best as I can
> >> transcribe:
> >>
> >> xdriver=ati produced the same blue screen, but /tmp/ramfs/X.log was
> >> different.  In all other cases there were lots of errors (including the
> >> final error) about missing fonts and font paths.  Using this option,
> >> I see warnings of:

You have an R500 chip.  The ati driver is not going to work.

> I think I've given it a fair shot.

You certainly have.  Thank ATI for making it impossible to support your
chip properly.

- ajax


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