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jsut booted up my madrixa pc for the first time in a week... it stops booting at "checking for new hardware" does the same thing in safemode, it will however ...
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    checking for new hardware


    jsut booted up my madrixa pc for the first time in a week... it stops booting at "checking for new hardware" does the same thing in safemode, it will however let me boot into bootlevel 1... but if i try to chage the level to 2 or greater it gives me the same message.

    if my memory serves me right there is a way to stop it from even looking for new hardware.. i dont remember where though. anyone have a clue?

    specs for mandriva pc :

    p4 2.8 ht
    2g ram (4200)
    ati x7oo pro
    asus mb
    tv capture card (ati)
    creative x sound card


    all of the hardware listed above have worked before on this pc .. running the same os, madriva 2k6 = (

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    Press I for interactive Startup i think you can skip new hardware detection that way

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    you could try remove the hardware detection daemon for mandriva, i dont know what its called, similar to red hats kudua

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    I have the same issue, i found unplugging any usb devices before boot works great.

    http://www.linuxforums.org/forum/man...se-issues.html

    Although this is huge problem and inconvinance every time I want to restart the system. But as yet I have found no cure for this issue.

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    yay, yea that works, thanks guys

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