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mrdaze0
19th August 2006, 06:27 PM
When i am installing fedora 5 on my toshiba laptop ati graphics card the install screen is garbled cant make anything out do i need to do a text install or is there a way to get the regular install to work

toshiba
100 GB hdd
ati graphics
intel celeron processor
512 MB ram

ccrvic
19th August 2006, 06:33 PM
When i am installing fedora 5 on my toshiba laptop ati graphics card the install screen is garbled cant make anything out

It's possible that the installer doesn't recognise your hardware.


do i need to do a text install

I would.

And google for the correct xorg.conf setiings for your laptop.

Vic.

mrdaze0
19th August 2006, 06:42 PM
I just tried it again and it gives me the message does not recognize monitor but it recognizes the video card. I am going to do the text install and see what hapens