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Acer Aspire 1355LC Problems

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#1 nroman



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Posted 06 May 2004 - 04:49 PM

Hi... I installed fedora on my acer... it was quite painless... then I updated the video card (VIA KM400), and the driver for the touchpad.

The problem now is that when I choose to poewr down, it restarts the laptop... I have either to use the button or to go to win XP and power down from there... any ideas?

#2 nroman



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Posted 06 May 2004 - 08:46 PM

by the way... I've tried to boot with acpi=on, and the booting had frozen... apparently I have to use only APM... and my bios setup doesn't say much about it...

#3 danleff


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Posted 07 May 2004 - 02:16 AM

There have been a few posts on this model. Good to hear that you got the drivers to work

Try booting with the acpi=off option.

Or try noapic.

Are you using Grub or Lilo as your bootloader?

#4 thefrog



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Posted 11 May 2004 - 12:09 PM

I've the same problem...
and with RH9 there's no way to detect the correct VGA card, i takes VESA or somethin similar, now I don't remember....
moreover it always go very slow, as low-powered....

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