The last message on the console is always "[OK] Started Monitoring of
LVM2 mirrors, snapshots, etc. using dmeventd or progress polling" at
which point it just hangs. The cursor doesn't blink, and pressing enter
doesn't do anything. Some keys cause it to beep, though, and it does
respond to ctrl-alt-delete by rebooting after a few seconds, but the
screen remains completely frozen during that time. So it feels like it's
running normally except the screen is frozen. 4.0.1 installer worked
fine on the same machine.
Any ideas on how to debug something like this?
Okay, so oddly enough I was able to get past this by pressing
ctrl-alt-f1 repeatedly during dom0 init (systemd), **before** it
freezes. At that point I could see the anaconda shell, followed by the
The installation went fine, but now I'm experiencing the same problem
when booting the installed OS. It hangs at "Starting Show Plymouth Boot
Screen... Starting dracut initqueue hook...", just before it should
prompt for the disk password. I was able to get to the console-based
(not graphical) disk password prompt a few times by pressing random
keys, but I can't make it work reliably (or I don't know what I did
exactly). Once again, it responds to ctrl-alt-delete but the screen is
In both cases (installer and installed), it seems to freeze within a few
lines of "Starting Show Plymouth Boot Screen". So I have a feeling it's
being caused when Plymouth tries to switch into graphical mode.
Any ideas would be helpful. Is there any way to make it boot in text
mode up until lightdm?
Note, I'm using AMD Vega graphics, there is no dGPU, and neither of
these problems were present on 4.0.1, even under kernel 4.19.
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