On Thu, 2008-04-10 at 11:38 +0100, Sam Morris wrote:
> Hi there, I'm trying to get Linux working on a Samsung Q45 laptop.
> 2.6.22 works fine, but 188.8.131.52 and 2.6.25-rc8 both freeze hard during
> boot time after the following messages:
> Waiting for /dev to be fully populated...
> agpgart: Detected an Intel 965GM Chipset.
> agpgart: AGP aperture is 256M @ 0xd0000000
> input: Power Button (FF) as /class/input/input2
> ACPI: Power Button (FF) [PWSRF]
> inputL Lid Switch as /class/input/input3
> ACPI: Lid Switch [LID0]
> input: Power Button (CM) as /class/input/input4
> ACPI: Power Button (CM) [PWRB]
> input: Sleep Button (CM) as /class/input/input5
> ACPI: Sleep Button (CM) [SLPB]
> ACPI: AC Adapter [ADP1] (on-line)
> ACPI: Battery Slot [BAT1] (battery present)
Further to this--I found that if I blacklist the 'video' driver then I can boot up normally.