Bug#471505: fb=false required on HP Compaq 2510p notebook
owner 471505 !
* Frans Pop <firstname.lastname@example.org> [2008-03-20 17:16]:
> On Tuesday 18 March 2008, Martin Michlmayr wrote:
> > - fb=false is still required. Any idea why this might be
> Sounds like the kernel's vesa framebuffer driver has problems with your
> hardware, possibly with the resolution.
> You could try if passing a vga=X parameter that match the native resolution
> of your display helps.
> > and who to talk to about this?
> Upstream kernel issue I'd say.
Keith Packard said it works for him on the same hardware. I'll update
this bug in case I can find out more. Setting myself as the owner so
I won't forget.