Compiling the Linux kernel
Posted on 2004-09-30
Recently I compiled new kernel 2.6.8 for my debian sarge test and I probably done something wrong and do not know what I'm missing there.
When I reboot and choose in lilo boot menu , boot with new kernel 2.6.8, initrd loads up no problem I get some lines of booting process on screen and after 1 sec my screen is blank, only what I can see is cursor mooving horizontaly on the botom of the screen. Whole booting process, starts with loading kernel to memory and finising with my KDE desktop manager works fine only problem is that I cant see on screen what is going on. Once when I'm in KDE and I want to go to tty1 using ALT+F1 I also can see only black screen and cursor on the botom. To me it seems like tty1 is working normaly but only letters have a black colour becasue I tryed log in blindly and it works ! :-)
Does anybody have an experience with something like this?
Thank You All,