Re: Upgrade Kernel, Lose External Display
On 06/12/2010 03:20 PM, Sven Joachim wrote:
You may as well blacklist nouveau then, since it is completely useless
without KMS (the nouveau X driver requires KMS). Note, however, that
without an xorg.conf the most recent xserver-xorg-core will still load
I decided to take baby steps and do one thing at a time. I simply
blacklisted nouveau in
That solved the problem on this system. Didn't have to do anything like
creating a /etc/modeprobe.d/nouveau-kms.conf file with "modeset=0 " in
it or create an Xorg configuration file in /etc/X11 to load a specific
The Xorg.0.log is still showing both nv and vesa drivers. Not sure
whether that's good or bad, but everything is working without me having
to boot into the older kernel.
I did file a bug on the 2D driver and will see if anything comes of that.
Thank you very much for your help, Sven.