[drm] Could not set DRM device bus ID.

Alex Deucher alexdeucher at gmail.com
Tue Sep 2 16:02:01 PDT 2008

On Tue, Sep 2, 2008 at 4:56 PM, Chris Collins <chris at eorbit.net> wrote:
> Hello,
> I've just 'upgraded' from an AIW Rage Pro which used the r128 server
> and ran with DRI, to a ATI Radeon 8500 LE.  I can't get this Radeon server
> to use DRI.  There is an error I see in the log, which talks
> about the 'DRM device bus ID' not being found.
> I have an MVP3 chipset in my motherboard...I think there mights
> have been some past issues with the radeon/MVP3 combo that was
> to have been resolved.
> I think maybe the dri-users list might have more institutional
> knowledge on this, but if anyone here has some advise here
> I am all ears.

Were your drm modules compiled with a different version of gcc than
your kernel?  I seem to recall something like that causing this
problem in the past.


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