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Re: [opensuse-factory] Alpha 5 installation and setup issues
  • From: Andreas Jaeger <aj@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 09 Oct 2006 21:13:36 +0200
  • Message-id: <m3fydxcnfj.fsf@xxxxxxxxxxx>
Kenneth Schneider <suse-list3@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> writes:

> On Mon, 2006-10-09 at 07:15 +0200, Andreas Jaeger wrote:
>> Kenneth Schneider <suse-list3@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> writes:
>>
>> > On Sun, 2006-10-08 at 19:40 +0200, Terje J. Hanssen wrote:
>> >> I just did a new attempt with 10.2 alpha 5 x86_64 on a Dell Precision
>> >> 490 Xeon workstation. Happily the alpha4 USB mouse problem was fixed and
>> >> the Gnome dekstop was possible to start testing. But I encountered
>> >> several issues during the installation or with the setup after login, as
>> >> noted below.
>> >>
>> >
>> > My install was on an older Compaq laptop using ftp as the install method
>> > (downloaded the dvd iso and shared via ftp). On reboot X would not start
>> > and system went into text mode for second part of install. Culprit: the
>> > xorg-x11-libXext rpm was not installed with the system.
>
> Why was this _not_ part of the install? Is this an oversite or just a
> isolated incident?

If it's missing in the pattern list, then please file a bugreport so
that we can change it and install it automatically (if it should),


Andreas
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