Bug#470925: xserver-xorg-video-ati: Radeon 7500 - radeon driver makes the VTs appear in inverted video

Alex Deucher alexdeucher at gmail.com
Mon Mar 17 06:47:21 PDT 2008

On Fri, Mar 14, 2008 at 11:35 AM, Géraud Meyer <geraud_meyer at hotmail.com> wrote:
> Package: xserver-xorg-video-ati
>  Version: 1:6.8.0-1
>  Severity: normal
>  Launching an X server on display 0 (Xorg.0.log attached) and switching
>  to a VT (CTRL-ALT-F1) makes the screen appear in inverted video (red is
>  displayed as cyan, green as magenta, blue as orange).
>  Then launching another X server with the vesa driver on display 1
>  (Xorg.1.log attached) and switching back to a VT makes the screen appear
>  normally on the VTs.
>  /etc/X11/xorg.conf is attached. A Modeline 1280x1024_60.00 is defined
>  and is the default because the server (with the radeon driver) does use
>  an oversized screen otherwise.

Did this used to work?  If so, what version of the diver were you
using at the time?  Is there any chance you could use git bisect to
track down that change that caused it?


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