Bug#578912: [squeeze] [R520] soft lockups with radeon KMS
On Tue, Feb 14, 2012 at 10:37 AM, Jonathan Nieder <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Zsolt Rizsanyi wrote:
>> Unfortunately it turns out that the radeon drivers from wheezy could
>> not initialize with 2.6.32-21. X froze taking with it the display. The
>> underlying system was functional.
> Perfect, thanks for checking. (That's not unfortunate at all --- it
> means you're able to reproduce the bug.) How about 2.6.32-41?
Not really. You have probably misunderstood. The original problem was
that X started and occasionally froze for shorter or longer periods.
Now it was completely different. X did not really start, but I just
got an empty screen with a blinking cursor. But the keyboard did not
work at all (I could not switch to a linux console with either Alt-F1
I could try 2.6.32-41 but I would be testing for a completely
different (possibly irrelevant) issue.