Re: Bug#255439: d-i report
On Thu, Jul 08, 2004 at 04:09:46PM -0500, Branden Robinson wrote:
> The XFree86 X server used the driver it was told to use.
> There are only two ways you can tell the XFree86 X server which driver to
> use in the d-i environment:
> 1) Answer a debconf question.
> 2) Have the question pre-answered by discover.
Actually, the question was answered by discover (from config script):
mob:/# /sbin/discover --disable=serial,parallel --format="%V %M\t%S\t%D\n" video
ATI Technologies, Inc. Radeon Mobility U1 XFree86 radeon
> Consequently, this looks like a discover-data bug to me.
Well, it seems to me that it is not.
> Discover-data maintainers,
> If discover-data doesn't actually report "apm" as the XFree86 4.x X server
> driver for the ATI Radeon Mobility U1 (that's "Class 0300: 1002:4336"),
> then this must have been user error.
What puzzled me is that the user answered *yes* to autodetection...
choices = apm, ark, ati, chips, cirrus, cyrix, fbdev, glide, glint, i128, i740, i810,
+imstt, mga, neomagic, newport, nsc, nv, rendition, s3, s3virge, savage, siliconmotion,
+sis, tdfx, tga, trident, tseng, vesa, vga, via, vmware
Value: ATI Technologies, Inc. Radeon Mobility U1
Anyway, the radeon driver has a different treatment in the config script, doesn't it?
Anything you think could help?
I can reproduce the error any time you like.
If you think it is worth, for sure.
Maybe is there a log somewhere?
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