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Re: video problems on waking up iBook2 from sleep or going from X to terminal

On Fri, 2002-07-26 at 23:35, A.J. Rossini wrote: 
> >>>>> "scott" == Scott Patterson <patterson@accesstoledo.com> writes:
>     scott> I would guess it's some kind of driver issue...which version of X are
>     scott> you running (Sid is at 4.1)? There are some X 4.2 debs available that
>     scott> might solve the problem. Hopefully others with the 700Mhz model will
>     scott> chime in...
> For the "change from X" issue, I think you are right; I'm not getting
> video reset properly (hence the moderate and annoying flicker).  I'm
> running Branden's (I think) XFree86 4.2.0 prerelease (this I know)
> dated 11 March 2002.
> I'm using the "radeon" driver, and have set the "UseFBDev" option to
> "false".
> For the "recovered from system sleep/APM/PMUD" problem, I'm not so
> sure, though it could frame-buffer problems?   (which as far as I can
> tell, I'm using the framebuffer version of the console?).

Make sure you're running radeonfb (/proc/fb), otherwise sleep has no
chance of working. Option "UseFBDev" might help with the flicker then.

Earthling Michel Dänzer (MrCooper)/ Debian GNU/Linux (powerpc) developer
XFree86 and DRI project member   /  CS student, Free Software enthusiast

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