Bug#638665: xserver-xorg-video-radeon: Radeon HD 6700M black screen on start

Alexander Velin velin at fccf.net
Mon Aug 22 05:37:07 PDT 2011

On 2011-08-22 12:25, Cyril Brulebois wrote:
> Alexander Velin<velin at fccf.net>  (22/08/2011):
>> With Xorg -config ~/xorg.conf.new for example.
>> Any suggestions how should I start it ?
>> Last time (eons ago) when I was having problems with X
>> configuration, X used to show pattern on the background and an X
>> mouse cursor..
> -retro restores that behavior.
> Alternatively: Xorg -config ~/xorg.conf.new&  sleep 3; DISPLAY=:0 xterm&

Hm, sorry about that.

It appears my X is working correctly, I was somehow mislead by the new 
startup behavior.

It'll be best to close the bug, and thanks a lot for the help.


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