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Re: Latest kernel gives blank screen when it boots

Frank McCormick composed on 2018-12-01 14:12 (UTC-0500):
> Graphics:  Device-1: Intel Core Processor Integrated Graphics vendor: 
> Lenovo driver: i915 v: kernel bus ID: 00:02.0
>             chip ID: 8086:0042
>             Display: x11 server: X.Org 1.20.3 driver: intel resolution: 
> 1920x1080~60Hz
>             OpenGL: renderer: Mesa DRI Intel Ironlake Desktop v: 2.1 

That Ironlake is Intel 5th Gen GMA (Clarkdale). FWIW, the 4.19 kernel can work with the "same"
kernel, server & OpenGL/Mesa, on Intel 4th Gen GMA Eaglelake with KDE/Plasma on EXT4:

# inxi -Gxx
Graphics:  Device-1: Intel 4 Series Integrated Graphics vendor: Biostar Microtech Intl Corp
driver: i915 v: kernel
           bus ID: 00:02.0 chip ID: 8086:2e32
           Display: server: X.Org 1.20.3 driver: modesetting unloaded: fbdev,vesa alternate:
intel compositor: kwin_x11
           resolution: 1920x1200~60Hz
           OpenGL: renderer: Mesa DRI Intel G41 v: 2.1 Mesa 18.1.7 direct render: Yes
# uname -a
Linux big41 4.19.4-1-default #1 SMP PREEMPT Fri Nov 23 07:51:18 UTC 2018 (2f38375) x86_64 x86_64
x86_64 GNU/Linux

That's all from an openSUSE Tumbleweed box that has Stretch and Buster but not Sid. Same box
also has Fedora 29/Plasma5 running as with TW, except it has Mesa 18.2.4.
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