Bug#416666: xserver-xorg-video-ati: restarting X breaks resolution on powerbook

Michel Dänzer daenzer at debian.org
Sat Mar 31 07:39:48 PDT 2007

On Sat, 2007-03-31 at 16:00 +0200, Brice Goglin wrote:
> Johannes Berg wrote:
> > Hm. Is MergedFB == off not the same as not setting MergedFB? 

No, look at the log file.

> > I'll give it a try later.
> >   
> According to the manpage, the default value is undefined. Looking at the
> code, it's unclear too. I guess it depends on the hardware and/or other
> options...

It's basically enabled by default (if more than one display is
detected), except if Option "UseFBDev" is specified.

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