f12 beta still loses "next", "cancel" buttons off of RHS of screen during firstboot

Robert P. J. Day rpjday at crashcourse.ca
Sun Nov 1 07:41:53 UTC 2009

On Sat, 31 Oct 2009, Adam Williamson wrote:

> On Sat, 2009-10-31 at 12:37 -0400, Robert P. J. Day wrote:
> > i installed f12 beta x86_64 on my gateway mx7120 with the
> > aforementioned ati radeon xpress 200m video, and while the
> > installation seemed to go just fine, upon reboot when i hop into
> > firstboot, i am still losing the right side of the screen, to the
> > point where what i assume are the "next" and/or "cancel" buttons are
> > not visible.
> >
> >   i mentioned this before and someone else from red hat (adam
> > williamson?) filed a BZ report on this.  from my perspective, this
> > behaviour is a definite blocker if someone can't reasonably run
> > firstboot right after an install.
> https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Common_F12_bugs#firstboot-multihead
> it was fixed, but just too late to make beta. The fix will be in
> final.
> Could you please let us know whether you experience any of the
> Xpress 200m bugs I mentioned in my other email?
> https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=522129
> https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=521512
> https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=531383
> this would be very valuable information, especially regarding #531383.
> Thanks!

  i'll give all of that a test later today.


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