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Re: [opensuse-factory] Alpha 5 installation and setup issues
  • From: Kenneth Schneider <suse-list3@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 10 Oct 2006 11:39:52 -0400
  • Message-id: <1160494792.16159.0.camel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Tue, 2006-10-10 at 12:21 +0300, Silviu Marin-Caea wrote:
> On Monday 09 October 2006 00:04, Kenneth Schneider wrote:
> > 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.
>
> I can confirm this, the second part of installation started again after first
> reboot.
>
> > Culprit: the
> > xorg-x11-libXext rpm was not installed with the system.
>
> Patterns bug?

This is what I am going to look into later today, although I'm not sure
where to look.


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