Help Needed: TEST FC5 KERNELS!

Uno Engborg uno at
Fri Mar 10 21:09:00 UTC 2006

Peter Jones skrev:
> On Fri, 2006-03-10 at 10:12 -0800, Alain Mellan wrote:
>>> That's really weird -- video state on resume from hibernate should be
>>> *exactly* the same as if you'd just rebooted.  We're not fiddling with
>>> it, and the machine _is_ doing a cold boot.
>> Yes. In some cases, the server starts, but the video is not
>> initialized properly. Window redrawingis not done properly.
> "the server starts" meaning what?  The X server?  Or are you saying
> sometimes video is messed up when you power on the machine, regardless
> of hibernate?
>>  I added
>> chvt/fgconsole in /etc/pm/functions-intel, it does a bit better,
> I wouldn't expect this to make any difference at all -- we're already
> switching VTs to an unalocated one before suspend (or hibernate), and
> switching back after resume.
> So when it does "a bit better", what exactly are you seeing that happens
> differently?
> Are you using intelfb, or just the normal text mode?
How do I tell, and how do I switch between them?
Anyhow, what's happening in whatever mode I am using is that 
/usr/sbin/vbetool post
never terminates.

Uno Engborg

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