Re: Xfree86 4.1.0, Matrox G450 & framebuffer?
On Mon, 6 Aug 2001, Volker Schlecht wrote:
> My problem is however that apparently whenever I boot into one of the
> higher resolution VGA-console modes (using vesafb), I cannot switch
> back from X to the console.
This is apparently is problem with console framebuffer and X using similar
portions of the card without syncronisation. This has been known for quite
some time now. (Does it show I'm not familiar with the real technical
Annoying, but not using framebuffer on the console with the G450 seems to
be the only option ATM.
You have an unusual equipment for success. Be sure to use it properly.