Bug#607227: [RV516] with kms, screen flickers, without kms xorg eats 100% CPU
On Wednesday 25 January 2012 23:13:35 Jonathan Nieder wrote:
> found 607227 linux-2.6/2.6.32-29
> merge 575893 607227
> Hi Marcos,
> Marcos Marado wrote:
> > Yup, just did one test: turned modeset on and booted with
> > radeon.new_pll=0 and the flickering is gone.
> Nice. I assume you can reproduce this with current squeeze
> kernels, too? Could you try patches 1/3 and 2/3 (but _not_ 3/3)
> from  and see if they fix it?
I will have to find the time to take the dust off that machine, put a hard
drive there, install debian and test it again. I am willing to do that and
I'll put it on my TODO list, but please don't hold your breath waiting...