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Search found 9 matches

by niteman44
Sat Feb 17, 2018 11:48 pm
Forum: Hardware /Configuration
Topic: Blank Screen after install
Replies: 13
Views: 846

Re: Blank Screen after install

I tried the xorg command and was able to boot to the harddrive and viola now have video. Here are the listings of lsmod and inxi.

Is there a way to load a specific driver for this video card ?
inxi.txt
lsmod.txt
by niteman44
Sat Feb 17, 2018 8:16 pm
Forum: Hardware /Configuration
Topic: Blank Screen after install
Replies: 13
Views: 846

Re: Blank Screen after install

I haven't tried the xorg command yet since I loaded the Q4OS on the system to get the inxi and lsmod listings.
by niteman44
Sat Feb 17, 2018 7:33 pm
Forum: Hardware /Configuration
Topic: Blank Screen after install
Replies: 13
Views: 846

Re: Blank Screen after install

Here is the lsmod listing and the inxi -F listing.
inxi.txt
lsmod.txt
by niteman44
Sat Feb 17, 2018 2:47 am
Forum: Hardware /Configuration
Topic: Blank Screen after install
Replies: 13
Views: 846

Re: Blank Screen after install

When I did log in as root (place a 3 in the linux line and removed quiet) and did an ls I saw no files or directories at all. Am I in a shell and do I have to mount the sda1 drive? I did install Q4OS on the system and ran inxi -F and it stated the video card was an G450. I still want to get MX Linux...
by niteman44
Wed Feb 14, 2018 4:26 am
Forum: Hardware /Configuration
Topic: Blank Screen after install
Replies: 13
Views: 846

Re: Blank Screen after install

No vga=text. Entered 3 in the linux line before quiet and got to the root. When I did a ls there was no files at all. How can I get to a place to run a apt policy to check if the driver is loaded ?
by niteman44
Mon Feb 12, 2018 8:47 pm
Forum: Hardware /Configuration
Topic: Blank Screen after install
Replies: 13
Views: 846

Re: Blank Screen after install

I'll check when I get home.
Computer is at home and I'm at work.
by niteman44
Mon Feb 12, 2018 6:18 pm
Forum: Hardware /Configuration
Topic: Blank Screen after install
Replies: 13
Views: 846

Re: Blank Screen after install

Not that I remember.

How can I check to see if xserver-xorg-video-mga is installed?
by niteman44
Mon Feb 12, 2018 5:42 pm
Forum: Hardware /Configuration
Topic: Blank Screen after install
Replies: 13
Views: 846

Re: Blank Screen after install

Is that where you hit e to edit commands. If it is I don't remember seeing vga=text at all.
by niteman44
Mon Feb 12, 2018 5:25 pm
Forum: Hardware /Configuration
Topic: Blank Screen after install
Replies: 13
Views: 846

Blank Screen after install

When booting to MX17 from the DVD I get a blank screen when going to the desktop. If I hit the F6 and choose xorg=safe it boots OK and I can install the OS. Upon reboot I get the blank screen. I've tried to edit the command line and enter nomodeset and xorg=safe on the Linux line before the quiet bu...

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