[Bug 24025] drm-next 698443d9ec1a33eff65b27b9514e06998bf57eb3 results in no display.

bugzilla-daemon at freedesktop.org bugzilla-daemon at freedesktop.org
Wed Sep 23 07:37:17 PDT 2009


Andy Furniss <lists at andyfurniss.entadsl.com> changed:

           What    |Removed                     |Added
             Status|NEW                         |RESOLVED
         Resolution|                            |FIXED

--- Comment #7 from Andy Furniss <lists at andyfurniss.entadsl.com>  2009-09-23 07:37:17 PST ---
(In reply to comment #6)

> You need fbcon module to render the console. (frame buffer console in
> kernel config) and yo uhave to load fbcon manually unless your distro
> supports KMS and has loading added to normal boot.

Ahh, many thanks - all I needed was modprobe fbcon first.

So all along I was just going back to VGA thinking it was OK and using the same
mode because of the messages like - 

device: 'fb0': device_add
PM: Adding info for No Bus:fb0
fb0: radeondrmfb frame buffer device

Configure bugmail: http://bugs.freedesktop.org/userprefs.cgi?tab=email
------- You are receiving this mail because: -------
You are the assignee for the bug.

More information about the xorg-driver-ati mailing list