Bug#568899: Black screen on VT's when Xorg starts on not boot cartd, balck screen after shutdown xorg.
On Mon, Feb 8, 2010 at 17:41:08 +0100, Marek Grzybowski wrote:
> Hello, i have this stange problem, and, i can't google solution.
> Step to reproduce in PC witch two video card in my case PCI (ATI 3D Rage) and PCI-E
> (GeForce GTS 250) :
> 1. Setup bios to use PCI card first (ATI 3D Rage in my case), and run linux
> on it.
> 2. Setup Xorg.conf to use PCI-E card (GeForce GTS 250 in my case)
> 3. Run xorg
> 4. Press <CTRL>+<ALT>+<F1>. Console VT1 dons show, only black screan.
> 5. Press <CTRL>+<ALT>+<F7> - you back to X
> 6. exit xorg - the screen is bank/black for all consoles VT .
> Testen on nv and nvidia(from nvida) driver for second card, so it seams to be driver independent.
> Screen stays ok on VT1 when use -sharevts flag for xorg, but when i comeback
> from X mouse and keybord dont work'ing.
sorry for the slow reply. If this is still an issue with the latest X
and drivers, please attach the relevant X and kernel logs, as well as
any configuration files. Thanks.