Bug#465864: xserver-xorg-video-ati: xserver freezes the computer on startup
On Monday 25 February 2008 18:18:32 Alex Deucher wrote:
> 2008/2/21 Jiří Paleček <email@example.com>:
> > On Wed, 20 Feb 2008 22:09:04 +0100, Brice Goglin
> > <Brice.Goglin@ens-lyon.org> wrote:
> > > Jiří Paleček wrote:
> > >> Sorry, it was my fault. I was doing it in a local copy of git, and
> > >> there was a new include directory added which I didn't have in the
> > >> makefiles... autoreconf did the job. Anyway, the patch didn't help.
> > >
> > > Can you send the corresponding log? Alex Deucher (the author of the
> > > patch) wanted to see it.
> > Yes.
> There's something about 1400x1050 mode that the driver doesn't like.
> if you remove the preferred mode from your monitor section, does the
> server come up? You might want to try another modeline for 1400x1050.
Indeed, the server started with the "PreferredMode" commented out. However,
changing the mode to this mode hang the computer.
What other modeline do you mean? I copied this one from earlier xorg, where it