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Old 06-11-2005, 06:26 AM   #1
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Question Linux Installation....VGA problem

i have p4 intel original 1.7 256mb ram,,,,,,,,,,,,,wen i install linux my graphics card is not detected. n it goes in to text card is sis 300/305/630/540/730 series............does it work with linux or not......wat i have to do with it......wen it is installed through text mode n on 1st restart it stops at grub extraction n doesn't go forward. and shows some error......plz suggest me wat should i doo........???
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check /etc/initab file,may be be your default login is textmode, if so change it to GUI mode

edit your /etc/inittab , change initdefaults to 5 (already it is 3)

or try to type startx , from your text mode it will start GUI mode
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