Problems with xf86-intel-i810 2.0.0 on 855GM

Ross Burton ross at
Tue Apr 24 08:19:54 PDT 2007

On Tue, 2007-04-24 at 16:53 +0200, Christian Weiske wrote:
> I am using xf86-intel-i810 version 2.0.0 and xorg-server 1.3.0 on
> Gentoo. When starting X, my laptop display (1400x1050) shows a "band" on
> the left side, approx. 1/5th of the screen. This band is flickering and
> you can see (if you try hard) the xterm windows. Mouse is also visible
> and can be moved, the xterm windows can be dragged, too - but all
> flickering, and only on the left band.
> There is another band directly right of the left band which displays a
> whole different part of the screen (as it seems; only visible when
> moving windows to a certain position). So: The screen is totally unusable.

Is this a single pixel high line, approx 1/5th of the screen wide?  If
so, I'm seeing this too.

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