This forum looks like a nice forum for a linux newbee like me to get started :-)
I ve decided to start my Linux experience with mandrake 9.0.
First problem I experienced was that it had no Raid support for my onboard hp372, but i fixed that with the boot floppy from
Might be handy for someone...
The problem now is that the screen goes black right after I press OK in the "If you can see this press ok" box (during display setup). I ve tried a few diffrent display adapters but I keep having the same problem....
Raid (HP372) 0 with 28wd200bb
Radeon 8500LE 128Mb
+SB, TV-in, ect.
Does anyone know if there is a problem (and hopefully a fix) with the radeon 8500 and Mandrake?