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Re: Upgrade to Jessie lost all monitor resolutions except 1024x768

On 12/01/2015 07:03 AM, Sven Arvidsson wrote:
On Mon, 2015-11-30 at 23:11 -0800, Marc Shapiro wrote:
In Wheezy, the graphics card seems to have been found and a depth of
24bpp is being used by RADEON(0) with a GB of graphics memory, while
Jessie, Screen 0 is getting deleted and the radeon module is removed.
Instead of RADEON(0) we see FBDEV(0), instead of 24bbp, only 16bbp is
being used.  Only 1536kB of video memory is being used and the screen
size is set to "Virtual size is 1024x768 (pitch 1024)".

I don't know enough to determine what is causing these differences,
alone how to correct the problem.  If someone else can figure out a
solution I would be most grateful.
Most likely missing firmware as others have suggested, check dmesg and
grep for radeon and/or drm.

I will install firmware-amd-graphics as soon as I get a chance (probably this evening) and report back. Meanwhile, Felix says that he never received my post with the full logs and others seem not to have received them, either, by what they have posted. For the sake of keeping all of the information available for the future, I will post them at that time, as well. Should they be sent as attachments, or inline. I sent them as attachments last time. Could that have been the problem?


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