Acer Extensa 501T install of Linux

Acer Extensa 501T install of Linux

Post by Owen John Griffth » Sun, 31 Dec 1899 09:00:00


I'm managed to install redhat 6.0 on my laptop but on re-boot I got this
followed by the machine halting

NET4: Unix domain sockets 1.0 for Linux NET4.0.
NET4: Linux TCP/IP 1.0 for NET4.0
IP Protocols: ICMP, UDP, TCP, TGMP
Initialising RT netlink socket
Starting kwsapd v 1.5
Detected PS/2 Mouse Port.
Serial driver version 4.27 with MANY_PORTS MULTIPORT SHARE_IRQ enabled
ttyS00 at 0x03f8 (irq=4) ia a 16550A
pty: 256 Unix98 ptys configured
apm: BIOS version 1.2 Flags 0x0f (Driver version 1.9)
general protection fault: 0000
CPU:        0
EIP:           0010:[<0107196>]
EFLAGS:    00010046
eax:    0000530e    ebx:    000000000    ecx    00000102    edx:
esi: 00000001    edi: 010600    ebp: 0000179d    esp: c02a7f60
ds: 0000 es: 0000 ss: 0018
Process swapper (pid: 1, process nr: 1, stackpage=c02a70000)

plus memory adress info (stack)

I've been into the BIOS and turned off anything remotely  "power

    Owen Griffiths