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Re: X11 without a connected screen

Cyril Brulebois <kibi@debian.org> (15/02/2011):
> We've tweaked this already for intel/vesa fallback, so that not
> finding a screen doesn't put an end to the whole X start-up, and so
> that other drivers are considered.

For reference, on the -intel side:
| commit 455f2939a661764ebb8d1747d44e16a0a8937808
| Author: Chris Wilson <chris@chris-wilson.co.uk>
| Date:   Sat Oct 2 13:32:58 2010 +0100
|     Do not claim the PCI device if !KMS
|     By returning FALSE whilst probing if we can't find a KMS driver, we
|     allow X to fallback to trying the VESA driver -- rather than failing.
|     The initial idea for this was by Julien Cristau.
|     Reported-by: Julien Cristau <jcristau@debian.org>
|     Signed-off-by: Chris Wilson <chris@chris-wilson.co.uk>

See http://cgit.freedesktop.org/xorg/driver/xf86-video-intel/commit/?id=455f2939a661764ebb8d1747d44e16a0a8937808


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