Supamarioana wrote:This helped me out on my Thinkpad L420 with Intel HD3000 graphics. Thanks!
rootchick wrote:Darvon, you could try adding i915.modeset=0 to the grub boot options. I think this could get you there (working from memory here, things may be slightly different):
When you see text about grub during boot, press Esc.
On the list of boot options, hit Tab to edit the Linux Mint entry.
Arrow down to the line ending with "quiet". After "quiet", add i915.modeset=0.
Hit F10 to boot.
If that works, after you install you'll have to change it permanently.
... quiet --
... quiet i915.modeset=0 --
rootchick wrote:If that works, after you install you'll have to change it permanently.
This must override the setting in /etc/modprobe.d/i915-kms.conf, which has modeset=1. So probably changing that would work too.
So, those are my findings. Not sure if it warrants a bug report.
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