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Re: [SLE] boot freeze and black screen
  • From: "Carlos E. R." <robin1.listas@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 7 Feb 2005 20:29:30 +0100 (CET)
  • Message-id: <Pine.LNX.4.58.0502072010020.7100@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>

The Sunday 2005-02-06 at 21:37 +0200, Thies Eggers wrote:

> following problem prevents me from using my SuSE 9.1 Pro. :-( Yesterday
> everything still worked fine ... no idea why not any longer.
> My SuSE boots fine until the stage were the firewall reaches phase 3 of 3. After
> this stage the screen goes black and nothings else happens. As far as I
> remember should then the nVidia splash screen apprear and KDE start. But
> nothings goes anymore.

Did you run YOU? Did you install kernel 2.6.5-7.145?

If you use nvidia, it is broken. Read thread "update problem", there are
instructions there.

Also, you probably should run mk_initrd, on my system it did not run, and
failed to load ramdisk.

Carlos Robinson

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