Re: xserver-xorg-video-ati: Switching to vt garbled screen and freezes PPC powerbook
On Sat, 23 Sep 2006 the mental interface of
Michel Dänzer told:
> On Sat, 2006-09-23 at 13:43 +0200, Elimar Riesebieter wrote:
> > Package: xserver-xorg-video-ati
> > Version: 1:6.6.2-2
> > Severity: important
> > After an upgrade to 7.1 I can't switch to console via <ctrl> <alt> F?.
> > The screen went garbled and the powerbook freeze. I am using the
> > same xorg.conf as in 7.0 (ati 126.96.36.199).
> > Please notice the following extract of /var/log/Xorg.0.log:
> > Module class: X.Org Video Driver
> > ABI class: X.Org Video Driver, version 1.0
> > (WW) ****INVALID IO ALLOCATION**** b: 0xf0000400 e: 0xf00004ff correcting
> > (EE) end of block range 0xefffffff < begin 0xf0000000
> > Section "Device"
> > Identifier "ATI Technologies, Inc. RV350 [Mobility Radeon 9600 M10]"
> > Driver "ati"
> > Option "MergedFB" "no"
> > Option "UseFBDev" "yes"
> > EndSection
> Does this also happen without Option "UseFBDev"?
No, everything included DRI went fine. But hey, on i386 I am running
a r200 (RV250) with UseFBDev and no problems.
THX for t he hint, I'll close the bug when it is in the BTS.
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