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by den
Thu Dec 26, 2013 7:54
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: Sabayon will not install
Replies: 6
Views: 893

Re: Sabayon will not install

Calculate Linux has no issues with the video card and the live DVD looks good. I think I'll forgo trying to resolve the problem with Sabayon and switch to Calculate. Thanks for all the help offered.
by den
Mon Dec 23, 2013 14:01
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: Sabayon will not install
Replies: 6
Views: 893

Re: Sabayon will not install

Thanks, Cb7, but none of your suggestions work, sad to say. There is no way past the blank screen with blinking cursor. It is doubly frustrating because for a long time there was no linux nvidia driver for this card and owners had to make do with the integral Intel i915 HD graphics. One would have h...
by den
Mon Dec 23, 2013 0:34
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: Sabayon will not install
Replies: 6
Views: 893

Re: Sabayon will not install

Thank you for your response, but I am at a loss as to how to follow your suggestions. I am trying to install from a downloaded iso image which supposedly contains the driver for my nvidia card, which is the GeForce 555M, a current card using the 331.82 driver for windows and the 331.20 driver for li...
by den
Sun Dec 22, 2013 0:56
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: Sabayon will not install
Replies: 6
Views: 893

Sabayon will not install

I broke my Sabayon installation during an update and thought I would fix the problem by re-installing. However, neither Sabayon 13.8 nor 14.1 KDE will start. Both get to the login and say automatic login and then I get a blank screen with a blinking cursor. This happens no matter what mode I choose,...