PPC: Alternate installation boot to black screen
Alternate Installer via usb flash drive.
The installation proceeded without a problem. Upon initial reboot, computer display stays black with only the arrow showing. The arrow can be moved around. I was able to get to a console to file this bug.
I rebooted via the console and stopped the booting sequence with a TAB, in order to type in the following boot parameter:
The computer booted correctly and everything worked normally.
However, on subsequent reboot, the computer does not remember the boot parameter, and it must be entered manually.
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 14.04
Package: xorg 1:7.7+1ubuntu8
Uname: Linux 3.13.0-
Date: Thu Jul 24 19:10:00 2014
InstallationDate: Installed on 2014-07-24 (0 days ago)
InstallationMedia: Lubuntu 14.04.1 LTS "Trusty Tahr" - Release powerpc (20140722.2)
PATH=(custom, no user)
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)