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Bug#205597: xterm: not loading mga kernel module, solves problem

reassign 205597 kernel
retitle 205597 kernel: mga.ko module overdrives video card, causing 'snow' in xterm

On Wed, Nov 05, 2003 at 05:30:08PM +0100, Miek Gieben wrote:
> Package: xterm
> Version: 4.3.0-0ds4
> Severity: normal
> Followup-For: Bug #205597
> Hello,
> this is just a follow up on that weird "snow in xterm" problem.
> I'm not loading the mga module anymore. This is the module:
> /lib/modules/2.6.0-test9/kernel/drivers/char/drm/mga.ko
> Not loading this solves the problem. 

Thanks for the followup.

I think this kernel module must be overdriving the video hardware, then.

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