Continued: Upgrading Xorg 7.2 -> 7.4, black screens, evdev and all that
macros_the_black at ntlworld.com
Sat Apr 18 13:04:54 PDT 2009
Jeremy Henty wrote:
> I'm still trying to get Xorg 7.4 to work with my ATI Radeon 9250 PCI
> card. Unfortunately I am getting nowhere. I have tried every version
> of the xf86-ati video driver from the original 6.9.0 up to the current
> 6.12.2, and also tried setting AGPMode to 1, 2, 4 and 8 for each one.
> Still no change: my card is not recognised and the screen goes blank
> when I start X and I have to Ctrl-Alt-Backspace. Very frustrating,
> especially as Xorg 7.2 worked out of the box.
> I appreciate all your previous help, but I'm reduced to doing an
> Oliver Twist and asking for more. I'm attaching the config and log
> from my last attempt. Any ideas?
> Jeremy Henty
this looks odd
RADEON(0): Setting screen physical size to 54 x 3688
have you tried putting a default depth and mode lines in your xorg.conf
are your library paths in /etc/ld.so.conf correct?, it looks ok to me
are your fonts in
or /opt/Xorg/share/fonts as that would be where i would put them
/just some suggestions
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