Bug#528551: xserver-xorg-video-intel: hang on 915GM at startup (Thinkpad X41, KMS)
Uwe Kleine-König wrote:
> Package: xserver-xorg-video-intel
> Version: 2:2.7.1-1
> Severity: normal
> I enabled KMS using
> # echo options i915 modeset=1 > /etc/modprobe.d/i915
> # reboot
> (This enables KMS, doesn't it? The log file still reports that EXA is used!?)
KMS needs UXA, so I don't think you have KMS :)
And KMS needs i915 to be loaded from initramfs, so it may to be too
early to read /etc/modprobe.d/i915
Does it change anything if you don't do the above ?
Did Intel 2.7.0 work better ?