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Stofflowski

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on: December 13, 2012, 02:57:40 AM
Yes, or at StartUp Screen, tab TAB for Boot Options and add "--console=tty1"
and everything works out of the box. (in my case eeePC 1201ha)

http://askubuntu.com/questions/125493/how-can-i-avoid-the-black-screen-on-boot-with-gma500-graphics
http://blog.bodhizazen.net/linux/ubuntu-12-04-gma500-poulsbo-boot-options/

happy holidays

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Reply #1 on: December 13, 2012, 09:32:18 PM
Hi,

From what i can see, Linux support for this card is dead.


Don't ask, read : http://wiki.backbox.org
or just run sudo rm -rf /*


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Reply #2 on: December 14, 2012, 12:54:04 AM


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Yes, or at StartUp Screen, tab TAB for Boot Options and add "--console=tty1"
and everything works out of the box. (in my case eeePC 1201ha)

http://askubuntu.com/questions/125493/how-can-i-avoid-the-black-screen-on-boot-with-gma500-graphics
http://blog.bodhizazen.net/linux/ubuntu-12-04-gma500-poulsbo-boot-options/

happy holidays