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Old 12-09-2005, 02:55 PM   #1
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why does my computer shutdown instead of showing a login screen???

i just installed suse10 with no problems untill the final reeboot. then eveytime i try and start the computer it shuts down just befor the login screen should apear.....

anyone know a solution???
Old 12-09-2005, 05:23 PM   #2
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Did you try to boot into single user mode and analyse the log files?
Old 12-09-2005, 05:32 PM   #3
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i dont get the chance to boot to single user mode. it shuts down before i can do anything.

all i could do is install, boot normal, or boot failsafe


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