On Mon, 2010-08-30 at 10:45 +1000, David McPaul wrote: > On 30 August 2010 06:33, Markku Hyppönen <make.hypponen@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote: > > Hi, > > > > I can't install Alpha2 from CD or USB stick. Checksums are right. > > > > I tried it already few months ago and then only way to get Haiku running > > was a Virtual Box installation. > > > > I would like to run it in a real machine but after starting screen (all > > initialization is okey) there's only a black blank screen. I have tried > > with several machines. > > > > Is there someone who could help me with this? > > Highly likely that the video card is not supported but the video > driver tries anyway and fails. > > Before the initial screen shows up hold down shift to get the boot > menu and turn on VESA graphics > You were right, and thanks again! Is there a way to permanently set the VESA graphics?