Re: TGA card and X woes
> firstname.lastname@example.org said:
> > After I rebooted, the console mode came back OK, but I immediately noted
> > something different: on boot up of the kernel ( 2.2.10 on potato ) no
> > picture of Tux appeared in the top left hand corner.
> Are you saying that the framebuffer didn't even detect the card? If so, did
> the console work at all?
No, the console works fine. But where Tux's picture should be there's a
blank area on the screen. This gave me some concern even before I starting
playing with X.
> > What does this actually mean? That my card has not been detected or
> > that I need to play around with my ModeLines some more?
> Send me the output of 'lspci -v'. (Install the pciutils package if you
> don't have lspci.)
Here's the output:
00:06.0 SCSI storage controller: Symbios Logic Inc. (formerly NCR) 53c810 (rev 02)
Flags: bus master, medium devsel, latency 32, IRQ 11
I/O ports at 8000
Memory at 0000000004200000 (32-bit, non-prefetchable)
00:07.0 Non-VGA unclassified device: Intel Corporation 82378IB [SIO ISA Bridge] (rev 03)
Flags: bus master, medium devsel, latency 0
00:0b.0 Ethernet controller: Digital Equipment Corporation DECchip 21040 [Tulip] (rev 23)
Flags: bus master, medium devsel, latency 32, IRQ 15
I/O ports at 8800
Memory at 0000000004201000 (32-bit, non-prefetchable)
00:0d.0 VGA compatible controller: Digital Equipment Corporation PBXGB [TGA2] (rev 22)
Flags: bus master, medium devsel, latency 32, IRQ 10
Memory at 0000000008000000 (32-bit, prefetchable)
Expansion ROM at 00000000000c0000