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From: Frans Pop <>
To: Stefan Richter <>
Subject: Re: Intel 945GM: 2.6.25-rc3 report (with a possible regression)
Date: Wed, 27 Feb 2008 13:32:27 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
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Stefan Richter wrote:
> Romano Giannetti wrote:
>> 1) The minor regression is that I cannot have any more a correct
>> console. I tried a lot of combinations, but without a framebuffer,
>> console is garbled by ubuntu splash and/or X.
> Are you sure that this is a kernel regression, not a xf86-video-i810
> regression?

Yes, the X.Org developers are making major changes ATM and there have
definitely been regressions because of them.

Best way to find out is to check whether booting with an earlier kernel
solves the problem. If it does, it's most likely a kernel issue. If it
does not, it's most likely an X.Org issue.
> (On Gentoo, switching from X to console works with xf86-video-i810-2.1.1
> but results in a black screen with xf86-video-i810-

This sounds like that could be a bug I filed recently and which was solved
in 2.2.1:


  reply	other threads:[~2008-02-27 12:33 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 9+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2008-02-26 20:09 Romano Giannetti
2008-02-27  0:29 ` Stefan Richter
2008-02-27 12:32   ` Frans Pop [this message]
2008-02-27 16:03     ` Stefan Richter
2008-02-28  9:26     ` Romano Giannetti
2008-02-28 15:50       ` Frans Pop
2008-02-28 18:23         ` Romano Giannetti
2008-02-28 18:54           ` Frans Pop
2008-03-01  5:14       ` Jesse Barnes

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