intel 855GME

Leo sdl.web at
Fri May 18 01:17:18 PDT 2007

----- Wang Zhenyu (2007-05-18) wrote:-----

> On 2007.05.18 02:21:39 +0000, Leo wrote:
>> > For the weird acting screen this option to the i810 driver in the xorg.conf 
>> > helped me:
>> >
>> > Option          "VBERestore"    "true"
>> >
>> > Screen is less garbage after resuming from ram, opengl apps are not
>> > black anymore and crashes are more rare.
>> >
>> > Sascha
>> Today, this doesn't help at all.
> You must know what's your bios behavior in s3 for video stuff, as it
> could do repost or not,

How can I find out about this? This is a dell 700M laptop and its video
card is intel 855GME.

> linux/Documentation/power/video.txt has much info. And you might need
> vbetool to do the post if bios doesn't do for you in s3, or I'm not
> sure if current drm modesetting work is able to ignore bios. Do you
> use any suspend/resume tool/scripts? like s2ram,etc which was known on
> this list brought trouble in resume on intel hw.

I am using the default tools in Fedora: pm-utils.

Leo <sdl.web AT>                         (GPG Key: 9283AA3F)

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