Kernel upgrade issue

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Kernel upgrade issue

Post by manish » Fri Jul 12, 2013 11:06

I have upgrade sabayon kernel from 3.8.0 to 3.9.0, now login screen donot coming means after booting any of these kernels,login screen not coming, only cursor blinking all the time, but ctl+atl+f1 to f6 working fine but ctl_atl+f7 not.

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Re: Kernel upgrade issue

Post by greendave8 » Fri Jul 12, 2013 20:25

You'll need to make sure you have the correct video driver for the kernel....

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Re: Kernel upgrade issue

Post by albfneto » Fri Jul 12, 2013 20:56

you should re-install the driver, or use kernel-switcher, then you should only boot to the new kernel, the video driver for the old kernel no more works.
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