Re: HELP!! Criticle Xserver errors
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- Date: Wed, 14 Jul 2004 14:28:35 +0200
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On Wed, 2004-07-14 at 04:12 -0700, Adam Done wrote:
> I have been trying to get dri working on my box and really have messed
> up the xserver. I installed and been trying to use the dri-trunk and
> the ati driver. See what the screen output for using dri and trunk. NOw
> I can't even start my xserver even with the fbdev driver.
As I told you before, xserver-xfree86-dri-trunk doesn't ship the fbdev
driver. You'd have to use XFree86.nodri-trunk or uninstall xserver-
xfree86-dri-trunk to use it.
> The ati at least starts up but hangs [...]
Might be related to the DRI, try disabling it for now by commenting out
the Load "dri" line.
> # lsmod
> Module Size Used by Not tainted
> r128 100948 0
> mga 106020 0 (unused)
BTW, the mga DRM is useless for you, you couldn't have loaded it in the
first place with a 2.6 kernel or the DRM built from drm-trunk-module-
> agpgart 18060 1
AGP was traditionally unstable on r128. If the X server starts up with
the DRI disabled, try not loading agpgart or Option "ForcePCIMode" in X.
If that also works, you can try a 2.6 kernel or the DRM built from drm-
trunk-module-src with AGP.
> Screen output for ati driver
> (==) Log file: "/var/log/XFree86.0.log", Time: Tue Jul 13 23:13:06 2004
Excerpts from the log file would be more useful in the future.
Earthling Michel Dänzer | Debian (powerpc), X and DRI developer
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