I have the same problem on a Panasonic CF-71 Toughbook. Knoppix 3.2 does boot and run, but 3.4 does not, dying while entering runlevel 5. I have no idea how to fix, since noapm noacpi boot arguments didn't work.
Try 3.2 if you can find a mirror.
Last edited by farmall; 08-18-2004 at 08:30 PM.