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after choosing gentoo from the boot loader which is lilo gentoo loads but then stops half way.My video card is sis 630 and this is where it stops: Vesafb:silicon intergrated ...
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- 01-20-2006 #1
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- Jan 2006
gentoo would not boot after installation
Vesafb:silicon intergrated systems corp.,6325,1-12.05(OEM:SIS)
Vesafbrotected mode interface info at c7d2:0000
Vesafbmi:set display start=c00c7d5a,set palette =c00c7db0
Vesafb:hardware suppotr DDCe tranfers
it stops here!!!
I used genkernel for auto configuration.is it something to do with the video card or what?Any ideas people?i expected it to work cause i used genkernel not manual configuration
- 01-20-2006 #2
Well, it seems that your card has some interesting points to begin with. First of all, here is an (older) site that deals with Sis based GAs and Linux:
However, this post from the Gentoo forums suggests that SISfb is no longer needed. So, my question to you is:
Do you have all the requisite VESAfb references in your LILO config file?