Bug#516890: xserver-xorg-video-ati: Black screen, work-around is forcing "radeon" driver
Sylvain Beucler wrote:
> Package: xserver-xorg-video-ati
> Version: 1:6.9.0-1+lenny4
> Severity: normal
> On a Radeon HD 3430, the screen goes black went starting X.
> By specifying:
> Section "Device"
> Identifier "Configured Video Device"
> Driver "radeon"
> the problem goes away.
> I guess it uses "radeonhd" by default.
Why do you open a bug report against ati if you think radeonhd is used?
ati only contains radeon, radeonhd is a different package.
Please remove the above Driver "radeon" in the config and send the
If the log confirms that radeonhd is loaded, please try the 1.2.4