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Re: [SLE] Install Problem with USB
  • From: C Hamel <vgm2@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 20 May 2004 19:52:40 -0500
  • Message-id: <200405201952.42615.vgm2@xxxxxxxxxx>
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On Thursday 20 May 2004 19:11, Donald Henson wrote:
> I just tried to install SuSE Linux 9.1 Professional (clean install).
> When the installation got to activating USB devices, just after or part
> of the hardware probe, the installation stalled. I tried attaching my
> USB camera, attaching my USB scanner, waiting for over 45 minutes to
> make sure it wasn't just slow, and turning the power off for about 5
> minutes (just in case). The install always stops at the same point.
> Nothing I tried changed that. The really strange thing is that I earlier
> installed 9.1 on my laptop, which is usually the problem child, but it
> went quite smoothly. Also, the USB devices work just fine with 9.0. Has
> anyone had this problem? Does anyone have any suggestions on how to fix
> it? Any advice appreciated.
> Don Henson
Would that be on a Dell, perhaps? I had problems w/my neighbor's Dell... had
to install Knoppix on his box. That worked great.
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