On Tue, May 7, 2013 at 3:12 AM, Hal Murray <[hidden email]> wrote:
> I've got an XO-1 setup to reboot every 4 hours.
> It's stuck with the XO in the middle of the circle of dots. The dots are
> moving, so it's not totally dead.
> Ctrl-Alt-F2 doesn't work. Is there anything I can do to collect some useful
Boot with the check key held so you turn off pretty boot and see where
its hanging at.
> [hidden email] said:
>> Boot with the check key held so you turn off pretty boot and see where its
>> hanging at.
> It works most of the time. It's only occasionally that it hangs.
> Is there something I can edit that will turn off pretty boot?
Assuming your laptop is not in secure mode:
At the end of the file add the word 'visible' just before 'olpc-fth-boot-me'
so after the edit it would look like the following: