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The Oate 05-11-2004 02:52 PM

Red Hat 9.0 Install Problems - Blank Screen
 
I tried earlier today to install Red Hat 9.0 and the installation seemed to go alright until I had to reboot once it had completed. After rebooting, I ended up at a blank screen. I've since tried installing Fedora Core 1 and I have the same problem - installs properly, but then ends up at a blank screen following the first reboot. Any ideas as to what my problem is for either installation?

Hammett 05-12-2004 06:21 AM

You get a blank screen when booting? or only when loading X server? Seems that either the card is not well configured or the monitor.

The Oate 05-12-2004 02:13 PM

I get the blank screen when booting, but I know it's at the point where it's trying to start the X server for the gui. I did manage to get Fedora working by changing the horizontal/vertical synch rates and the resolution of the monitor. Would this probably work in fixing Red Hat since it's similar to Fedora?

twilli227 05-12-2004 11:25 PM

Did it not ask for your monitor specs during the installation of RH? And yes that should help in bringing up the gui on your screen.


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