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Re: [opensuse-announce] SUSE Linux 10.1 Beta5: Delta ISOs available, rest tomorrow
  • From: Stefan Dirsch <sndirsch@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 24 Feb 2006 22:47:19 +0100
  • Message-id: <20060224214719.GA6726@xxxxxxx>
On Fri, Feb 24, 2006 at 07:22:39PM +0100, Andreas Jaeger wrote:
> ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
> Beta5 is still for the adventurous experts and not for anybody without
> a good Linux experience:
> For now let me just point out the following issues:
> [...]

* X11 configuration during installation is totally broken in Beta5 due
to a bug in package manager. Instead of the native X11 driver fbdev or
even vesa driver will be configured. In order to create a valid X11
configuration stop xdm ("rcxdm stop") and use SaX2 for configuration
("sax2 -r"). ATI users should update the radeon driver first before
executing SaX2. Otherwise the result will likely be a blank
screen. Driver RPMs for i386/x86_64 are attached to Bug 153367.

Meanwhile I've added this information to

Best regards,

Public Key available
Stefan Dirsch (Res. & Dev.) SUSE LINUX Products GmbH
Tel: 0911-740 53 0 Maxfeldstraße 5
FAX: 0911-740 53 479 D-90409 Nürnberg Germany

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