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Author Topic: VC Light - After install Grafic card not able setup and strang screen apparens  (Read 1752 times)

Alimao

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Hi folgs.

Im new here. im tring to install VC Light on my toshiba notebook
cel 365 Mhz
128MB RAM
CD-rom
4GB HD
Trident Video 9525 Grafik card

after i install the VC L he says the installation is completed
but the grafic card options in Xwindows fails. i tried already serval options vesa etcet cetc
without success.
Once installed and he boots up a strange screen appears with strange colers configuaration and my computer just freezes.

i already tried the minimal configuaration etc.

any suggestions? any one can help me?

i already tried to install the standar version but it taked 9h to installed and in the end the installation fails .

can you please help me?
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Toshiba 2550CDT
Celeron 385Mhz
128MB RAM
4.5 GB
Trident Video 9525 DVD
NOW running: -Vector linux 6.0 SD -

nightflier

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Did you try the "trident" driver?

Check out the X configuration file used by this person:
http://www.akos.uklinux.net/biblo-linux/index.html
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hata_ph

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Have you try VESA driver?
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Alimao

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hi yes. already the same happen. i think this card is not supported by the light ver. right?
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Toshiba 2550CDT
Celeron 385Mhz
128MB RAM
4.5 GB
Trident Video 9525 DVD
NOW running: -Vector linux 6.0 SD -

nightflier

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It is possible that only some distros/versions will work out of the box with your hardware. Try out some of the light LiveCD offerings like Puppy or Tinycore, see how they do.
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Alimao

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Let me give a shoot with VL SD version in Text mode. it will be my last try with vector linux. i will let you kow if it's works
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Toshiba 2550CDT
Celeron 385Mhz
128MB RAM
4.5 GB
Trident Video 9525 DVD
NOW running: -Vector linux 6.0 SD -