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Re: [SLE] 7.2 Install locks up during hardware detection
  • From: Mads Martin Jørgensen <mmj@xxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 1 Aug 2001 17:12:24 -0700
  • Message-id: <20010801171224.H4445@xxxxxxxx>
* Volker Kuhlmann <kuhlmav@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> [Aug 01. 2001 17:08]:
> > > > Try manual installation. And if it continues, try manual installation
> > > > with YaST1.
> ...
> > 'manual' at the bootprompt. (Or choose it in the Lilo menu)
> >
> > Then later on it will ask you if you want to use Yast 1 or 2
> This won't help as it still uses the same kernel + modules, if the problem
> is that the usb module crashes on load. I got a dereferenced null pointer
> for a missing usb interrupt. As far as I remember the manual method will
> also run the hardware auto-detection, the panic will then just be a
> little later as with the boot-from-cd-1 method.

I just ran into the problem today myself, and I fixed it by doing it
with manual and yast1.

Mads Martin Jørgensen,
"Why make things difficult, when it is possible to make them cryptic and
totally illogic, with just a little bit more effort."
-- A. P. J.

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