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Re: Grub trouble testing Fedora 11 snapshot 1 using liveusb-creator



Thank you! That did indeed work, and I am writing this from a Fedora
11 live boot.

I had tried searching for the issue without any succes. I see now that
my searching must have been very poor indeed, since it is actually
mentioned in release notes...

Best,
  Kaare

On Sun, Apr 19, 2009 at 07:39, Niels Haase <haase niels googlemail com> wrote:
> Hello,
>
> this is a known issue if you creating the LiveUSB of Fedora 11 within
> Fedora 10. Because it requires the latest version of syslinux, which
> is currently only available in Rawhide.
>
> If you use Fedora 10 or below you should upgrade to the latest
> syslinux package using this command:
>
> su -c "yum --enablerepo=rawhide update syslinux"
>
> and run the liveusb-creator again.
>
> Regards,
> Niels
>
> 2009/4/19 Kåre Fiedler Christiansen <fedora kaarefc dk>:
>> Hi list,
>>
>> I downloaded the Fedora 11 snapshot 1 torrent, and checked the
>> checksum to be okay. Then I put it on a USB stick using
>> liveusb-creator.
>>
>> However, when I boot from the USB-stick, all I get is a uniform white screen.
>>
>> If I press enter on the white screen, I get a dialog that says "Enter
>> password", I think it looks like what I get from grub if I password
>> protect an entry.
>>
>> If I press <tab>, I briefly see the grub menu scroll past.
>>
>> Has anyone seen a similar issue, or have any suggestions as to what I
>> can try to get Fedora 11 to boot?
>>
>> My computer is a Dell Latitude D830 - here's my smolt profile if it's any help:
>> http://www.smolts.org/show?uuid=pub_46ea8b10-2945-4589-95e1-282b8c2f165d+
>>
>> Thanky you for any help or suggestions.
>>
>> Best,
>>  Kåre
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