Bug#667459: Update

Michel Dänzer daenzer at debian.org
Fri Nov 23 08:36:34 PST 2012

On Fre, 2012-11-23 at 17:24 +0100, Meike Reichle wrote: 
> Michel Dänzer @ 09/11/12 15:32:
> >
> > If that still doesn't explain it, can you try passing radeon.modeset=1
> > on the kernel command line and see if that enables it?
> That did the trick. With that command line I got KMS. I've attached the 
> dmesg from that boot. I guess the question now it why it isn't enabled by 
> /etc/modprobe.d/radeon-kms.conf ...

Indeed... The only explanations I can think of:

      * /etc/modprobe.d/radeon-kms.conf says modeset=0 in the initrd.
        'sudo update-initramfs -k $(uname -r) -u' should fix it in this
      * There's another configuration file on your system that says

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