Bug#607767: Blank screen on starting X with Dual 2 GHz G5 and X800XT; DRM module not loading for radeon driver
On Don, 2010-12-30 at 16:06 -0500, dpickett wrote:
> firmware-linux wasn't installed. I installed it and rebooted. Same
> blank screen, but this time the machine froze up completely. I
> couldn't ssh into it or ping it.
> Grepping dmesg for AGP produces:
> [ 0.711199] Linux agpgart interface v0.103
> [ 0.711371] agpgart-uninorth 0000:f0:0b.0: Apple U3H chipset
> [ 0.716264] agpgart-uninorth 0000:f0:0b.0: configuring for size idx: 64
> [ 0.716525] agpgart-uninorth 0000:f0:0b.0: AGP aperture is 256M @ 0x0
> Grepping dmesg for DRM produces:
> [ 7.787594] [drm] Initialized drm 1.1.0 20060810
> [ 8.391594] [drm] radeon defaulting to userspace modesetting.
> [ 8.416001] [drm] Initialized radeon 1.32.0 20080528 for 0000:f0:10.0 on minor 0
> Attached also are the latest Xorg.0.log, a full output of dmesg, and
> the latest gdm log.
The Xorg.0.log file still shows the DRI being disabled, is it really the
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