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Bug#279648: bug still present in 2.6.11

Package: kernel-source-2.6.10
Followup-For: Bug #279648

Hi kernel-team,

this bug is over 1/2year old and still present in 2.6.11.

Is it possible to upgrade this bug at least to important (if not grave?)
-- having no display on bootup is in my opinion a really bad bug, and
not everyone knows, that booting with vga=normal is a workaround.

Interesting here is also, that this bug is already localized in one file 
(modular-vesafb.dpatch) since over a 1/2 year but not fixed. Is there any
additional information I could give to help fixing this bug?

Or is there any progress, the (many) submitters should know?

Related (if not the same) bugs: #282234 #309682

kind regards


PS: I have a savage-card. I've tried  vesafb and savagefb but both
drivers produce the blank screen on bootup. 

-- System Information:
Debian Release: testing/unstable
  APT prefers unstable
  APT policy: (500, 'unstable'), (1, 'experimental')
Architecture: i386 (i686)
Shell:  /bin/sh linked to /bin/bash
Kernel: Linux 2.6.11-laptop
Locale: LANG=de_DE@euro, LC_CTYPE=de_DE@euro (charmap=ISO-8859-15)

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