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Re: Power Mac G5 & Radeon X1900 - driver problem

On  6 Sep 2011, Michel Dänzer wrote:
> On Fre, 2011-09-02 at 21:17 -0500, John Ames wrote: 
>> conflicting fb usage radeondrmfb vs OFfb ATY,Priona - removing
>> generic driver
>> This causes the system to hang completely, such that it can't even
>> boot into single-user mode...

I had this problem too on an iBook G4.

> Does it hang indefinitely or continue booting after a minute or so? If
> the former, you might be able to work around the hang by disabling KMS
> with radeon.modeset=0.

Setting radeon.agpmode to 1  in yaboot.conf solved the problem.

bye Gerhard

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