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Black screen trying to instal Fedora SoaS spin on a netbook from LiveUSB

asked 2019-01-04 07:38:28 -0500

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Since two days ago I am trying to install on an Intel Atom netbook Fedora SoaS spin. I have tried to install the Live version and also the netinst version, I have tried to create the USB with Etchter and also with the Fedora Media Writer, I always get the same result: a black screen with the white cursor in the upper left corner o botting form USB. I also try with two USB sticks. Can anybody help me?

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Can you tell me what an atom CPU is?

simmon gravatar imagesimmon ( 2019-01-06 08:31:28 -0500 )edit

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answered 2019-01-06 09:35:12 -0500

updated 2019-01-06 09:39:35 -0500

For Atom, there may be a problem with the installation process due to a graphics issue, which is often seen on other Linux systems. When you try various installation methods, if you encounter problems see a hang of the installation due to a graphics issue, it appears to be a serious problem that can be restricted.

Even if it is atom, it is stable to use it if the installation is normal.

If you encounter problems during installation.

recommend......Install the operating system with minimal installation. Later, installing the GUI in terminal state can have more stable results.

I can answer additional questions if the questioner updates the installation status.

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