Re: Fedora 2 install rebots after "Loading initrd.img........"

From: Lenard (lenard_at_127.0.0.1)
Date: 07/04/04

Date: Sun, 04 Jul 2004 20:04:18 GMT

On Sun, 04 Jul 2004 21:52:02 +0200, Emil Karlen wrote:

> I am trying to install Fedora core 2. (I had no problems installing
> Fedora core 1).
> The computer boots from the CD and shows the menu for the different
> install types. I press Enter (normal install). Then:
> "
> Loading vmlinuz............
> Loading initrd.img..........
> "
> the screen gets black and the computer REBOOTS!!!!
> My computer is a
> Motherboard: Asustek P4P800/GD/SE, Intel 865PE, Socket 478, 4xDDRAM Dual

This is a known problem with a couple or workarounds. Take a look at
(while running FC1) the RELEASE-NOTES-en.html file on the first CD or on
the DVD and visit the provided link;

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