Question on an upgrade from Redhat 9 to Fedora Core

Gerry Tool gstool at
Mon Nov 10 00:18:06 UTC 2003

On Sun, 2003-11-09 at 16:19, Joel Uckelman wrote:
> Thus spake Jim Macdonald:
> > Good afternoon
> > 
> > I was just reading about the graphical boot startup for Fedora.  I think
> > that because I did an upgrade, the graphical boot didn't take.  Is there
> > any way to get the graphical startup to work?  Thanks.
> Same thing happened to me. You need the rhgb package installed, and you
> need to pass 'rhgb' to your kernel as an option. If you use grub, append
> 'rhgb' to the kernel line in your /etc/grub.conf. Somebody gave instructions
> for lilo a day or two back; search the list for that.
The grub graphical boot for both new installs and upgrades is covered in
the Release Notes which is the default page that opens in Mozilla.


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