[Bug 15107] X fails to launch with radeon driver on RV350

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Thu Mar 20 12:33:48 PDT 2008


--- Comment #15 from Alex Deucher <agd5f at yahoo.com>  2008-03-20 12:33:48 PST ---
(In reply to comment #14)
> > If they are dark before starting X, then it's a bios issue, if they are dark
> > only after switching to another VT after starting X, then there's some problem
> > with how we save/restore state for VT switches.
> So the latter must be the case here. What can I do? Can I do anything at all
> about this?

These kind of things are tough to track down.  Take a look at RADEONRestore()
in radeon_driver.c and try adjusting the order in which things are restored. 
Restoring the vga registers before the crtc registers may help.

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