[ltp] Re:Video for TP760XL
17 Jun 2002 11:36:53 -0400
On Mon, 2002-06-17 at 11:24, Matthew Muzzi wrote:
> What type of video card does the 390E use? Is it the Trinity( I think
> that's what it's called ) model?
It was not explicitly listed when setting up the video. I just selected
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Tony Willoughby [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
> Sent: Monday, June 17, 2002 11:27 AM
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> Subject: RE: [ltp] Re:Video for TP760XL
> As a datapoint: The RH7.3 install was flawless on my 390E.
> On Mon, 2002-06-17 at 11:10, Matthew Muzzi wrote:
> > After reading a few posts on the list it seems to me that RH 7.3 has many
> > problems when it comes to laptops. I used Mandrake 8.1 and EVERYTHING
> > smooth. Seems to me to be a limitation on Red Hat's part.
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Charles E Taylor IV [mailto:email@example.com]
> > Sent: Friday, June 14, 2002 8:58 AM
> > To: firstname.lastname@example.org
> > Subject: Re: [ltp] Re:Video for TP760XL
> > On Fri, 14 Jun 2002 07:09:34 -0400
> > Matthew Muzzi <mmuzzi@Exchange.Softimage.com> wrote:
> > > That's weird cause I tried to install RedHat 7.3 and kept crashing to a
> > > blank screen during install. I have 3 760XD's and it wouldn't work on
> > > any of them. Any suggestions?
> > I haven't yet tried 7.3, but I notice that sometimes Redhat's installer
> > doesn't cope well with either bad media or low memory - crashing in odd
> > ways. You might try using the text-based installer instead and then
> > configuring X.
> > For what it's worth, Redhat 7.2 installed fine on my 760XD. I used the
> > network install because I didn't have a functional CD-ROM at the time. I
> > *think* this kicked me into text mode.
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