ATI Radeon 7000 and DRI
jim-cornette at insight.rr.com
Thu Jun 3 22:37:16 UTC 2004
xyzzy at hotpop.com wrote:
> Modifying the GRUB bootup line to get rid of "rhgb" and substituting
> "3" (don't know if this is necessary?), gives me a (real fast!) text bootup.
> Logging into a regular user and then typing startx -- -nolisten tcp pops me
> into X/KDE no problem; but ONLY if the "load dri" is commented out. If it is
> present, then it locks up just like the graphical boot.
> I am going to try the .411 kernel from testing/arjan tonight and see if this
> fixes anything... Something weird with how the X server is called from the
> boot sequence?
The 411 version kernel might not work at all for GUI. There is supposed
to be a later version out, with the correction of the introduced bug. I
believe the next kernel number is 419.
>>http://freedesktop.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=707 is the bug report I
>>have added to it. Add more useful data to it if you have it. I would
>>love to see this fixed.
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