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SubjectRe: Total freeze switching X->fb (matrox)
On Sat, Apr 10, 2004 at 06:37:58PM +0200, legion wrote:
> The problem is: framebuffer (matroxfb) works fine, X (xfree 4.3 or Xorg
> 6.7) works fine, but sometimes when i hit "ctrl alt F1" for switching
> on the console, the system freeze.

> video card: Matrox G400 DH on nvidia nforce2 motherboard
> kernel: vanilla 2.6.3+ (nforce2 agp/matrox drm/matroxfb support)
> X server: Xfree 4.3.0 or Xorg r6.7 using "mga" driver

It also happens with Matrox G550 on VIA board.
All 2.6.x kernels. XFree86 4.3 and 4.4.

And 1280x1024-16@60 do not work (in fb, X is fine) :-(

Tomasz Torcz Only gods can safely risk perfection, it's a dangerous thing for a man. -- Alia

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