Re: iMac Indigo freezes after upgrade to Sid
On Mon, 2006-10-02 at 10:46 +0200, Jan Stedehouder wrote:
> Michel Dänzer wrote:
> > On Sun, 2006-10-01 at 23:59 +0200, Wolfgang Pfeiffer wrote:
> >> On Sun, Oct 01, 2006 at 05:20:38PM +0200, Jan Stedehouder wrote:
> >>> I have the following problem. After upgrading from Debian Sarge to Sid I
> >>> have major issues getting a GUI. GDM is starting excruciatingly slow and
> >>> clicking on anything freezes the whole system.
> >> Symptoms as described here? :
> >> http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=379480
> > This is fixed in xf86-video-ati git commit
> > 6671c1b01bf29d8f1cacf9306ef658b967d8a3cf BTW.
> Thanks Michel. But could you give some more directions? I am not linux
> noob, but how do I interpret what you wrote. I found the thread which
> says that it is solved, but did not find the solution.
Just don't use Option "UseFBDev" until the fix makes it into
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