[PC-BSD Testing] PCBSD9.1-RC(1,2) on Dell Latitude not usable

Productnews productnews at hvf.ch
Mon Oct 22 10:56:16 PDT 2012



Am 22.10.2012 18:57, schrieb Arthur Koziol:
> On 10/22/2012 11:03 AM, Productnews wrote:
>> I experience severe problems when I try to install PCBSD9.1, both with
>> RC1 and RC2, which make PCBSD unusable for me.
>>
>> Configuration: Dell Latitude D610, 2 GB mem, 80 GB HD, 320 GB USB disk,
>> Intel i915 graphics (1400x1050), USB-PS/2 optical mouse.
>>
>> Installing RC1 from USBLite
>>
>> 1. when choosing language (Deutsch), installer asks to abort the
>> installation
>> 2. does not ask for keyboard layout (Swiss German)
>>
>> 3. After reboot, the display wizard shows up, determines display as
>> Intel, 1400x1050. Pross OK ->  screen goes black, system is dead,
>> CTL-ALT-DEL has no effect, CTL-ALT-F1 etc has no effect.
>>
>> Obviously the system is useless this way.
>>
>> Booting RC2 from USBLive
>>
>> 4. the display wizard shows up (like in pt 3 above),  determines display
>> as Intel, 1400x1050. Pross OK ->  screen goes black, system is dead,
>> CTL-ALT-DEL has no effect, CTL-ALT-F1 etc has no effect.
>>
>> Obviously the system is useless this way.
>>
>> regards, Harald
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> 
> Harald,
> 
> The Intel driver in general is not so good for KMS/DRM yet.
> 
> Arthur
> 

Hi Arthur

Galileo and Hubble work without problens with the Intel i915 1400x1050
graohics card.
what do you suggest for me to do? Forget Isotope?

Harald


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