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Old 10-02-2004, 02:12 AM   #1
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HP Pavilion ze4400 Slackware 10.0


Trying to install Slackware 10.0 on a HP Pavilion ze4400 and during install keyboard unmounts. Also kernel crash during install on usb probe. When I pass nousb to install kernel parameters it crashes.
 
Old 10-02-2004, 11:35 PM   #2
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Enter into bios settings when rebooting. Turn off legacy usb support. You may also need to pass noapic and nolapic as boot options.
 
Old 10-07-2004, 10:36 PM   #3
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Keyboard unrecognized on install

If your getting this problem when installing slackware (or maybe any other distro) try typing on the keyboard while the Install CD is booting, make sure that your keys are echoing to screen it seems to not recognize it if no signals are being sent (errr.... something like that, i just know it worked for me)
 
  


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