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Old 01-28-2004, 07:15 PM   #1
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Question Help!!! BLANK SCREEN


I am trying to install mandrake 9.2. It all went well tell I rebooted. The screen went blank after reboot. I think that I might have the settings off for the monitor. How do I fix this I see no command prompt.
 
Old 01-28-2004, 07:30 PM   #2
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do you have consoles on <CTRL><ALT><F1..F6>?

[assuming the systems's up'...]
 
Old 01-28-2004, 07:38 PM   #3
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Blank sceen

yes it says server
 
Old 01-28-2004, 07:42 PM   #4
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and you see a prompt?
 
Old 01-28-2004, 07:45 PM   #5
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Ya it say server login
 
Old 01-28-2004, 07:50 PM   #6
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so, do dat - enter your username and password and login. once ur logged in, type in 'startx', then post back here what the errors (if any) are.
 
Old 01-28-2004, 08:04 PM   #7
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I can't enter a password. User-name Know problem upper and lower case
 
Old 01-28-2004, 08:05 PM   #8
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umm, if you remember the root password (which you should), then for username, type in 'root' and the password for root.
 
  


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