Upgrading Xorg 7.2 -> 7.4, black screens, evdev and all that

Dan Nicholson dbn.lists at gmail.com
Mon Apr 13 09:32:10 PDT 2009


On Mon, Apr 13, 2009 at 8:17 AM, Jeremy Henty <onepoint at starurchin.org> wrote:
> On Mon, Apr 13, 2009 at 07:49:23AM -0700, Dan Nicholson wrote:
>> On Mon, Apr 13, 2009 at 5:55 AM, David Jensen <djensenlin at windstream.net> wrote:
>> >
>> > in my case:
>> >  Option "AGPMode"       "2"
>
> This makes no difference.  I  haven't looked at the BIOS settings yet.
> But is this even relevant, since my Radeon 9250 is a PCI card?
>
> Assuming the AGPMode  is relevant, how do I find  out the right value?
> I've started  Xorg 7.2 and looked  through the server  log but nothing
> seems relevant.

There are other values you can set for AGPMode. I think the default is
1, but you can also have 2, 4 or 8. You just have to iterate till it
works. See radeon(4) for more details. Can you post the log?

--
Dan



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