[PLUG] Grub problem with Acer 5738
bain at devslashzero.com
Sat Mar 20 23:00:42 PDT 2010
On Saturday 20 Mar 2010 6:14:28 pm Arun Khan wrote:
> On Fri, Mar 19, 2010 at 1:43 PM, Nikhil Kala <nikhilrkale at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Note: both the time of installation I had selected text mode installation
> > as graphical installation was not working.
> Ubuntu is not able to set the X Window environment properly. I have
> had similar problems with Ubuntu 9.10 on my Aspire 5542. I had
> similar problems with Mandriva - defaulted to CLI login screen.
You can try disabling kernel mode setting, "KMS" for short.
I think all you have to do is add "modesetting=off" to the kernel command line
in grub. Please google "disable kernel mode setting ubuntu karmic" for exact
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