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just installed slackware 14 on my hp laptop duel booting with win 7..loads up to a blackscreen...pretty sure its the resolution? where do i adjust this? do i need a ...
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    Cool slackware 14 boots to a black screen on my hp laptop


    just installed slackware 14 on my hp laptop duel booting with win 7..loads up to a blackscreen...pretty sure its the resolution? where do i adjust this? do i need a rescue disk? and then change a specific file...any help appreciated

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    hey

    you might need to modify (or create) an Xorg.conf file. see slackware info on this here.

    you'll probably need to boot into single user mode (e.g., add a " 1" to your kernel boot args at the lilo/grub boot prompt).

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    Hey shot Atreyu...i will give it a go...

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