[Mageia-dev] Fresh install hangs during boot since yesterday

Frank Griffin ftg at roadrunner.com
Wed Nov 16 17:45:30 CET 2011

On 11/16/2011 11:00 AM, Frank Griffin wrote:
> Since yesterday's updates, I've done repeated (3) fresh cauldron 
> installs on a partition on an Acer Aspire One.  In each case, after 
> mounting the partition from another working partition and rebuilding 
> the initrd with radeon-firmware, booting the new partition gets to the 
> point of putting up the Mageia splash screen, and then hangs for 10 or 
> 15 *minutes* before the DM finally starts.
As an addenda, this didn't happen on the second boot, only on the 
first.  On the second boot, there was only about 1 minute delay between 
the appearance of the splashscreen and the start of the DM.

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