lkml.org 
[lkml]   [2005]   [Mar]   [24]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
    /
    SubjectRe: Fw: Re: drm bugs hopefully fixed but there might still be one..
    From
    Date
    On Thu, 2005-03-24 at 12:32 -0800, Andrew Morton wrote:
    > ?
    >
    > Begin forwarded message:
    >

    [snip]

    > > You mean these changes?
    > >
    > > --- a/drivers/char/agp/via-agp.c 2005-03-24 10:33:45 -08:00
    > > +++ b/drivers/char/agp/via-agp.c 2005-03-24 10:33:45 -08:00
    > > @@ -83,8 +83,10 @@
    > >
    > > pci_read_config_dword(agp_bridge->dev, VIA_GARTCTRL, &temp);
    > > temp |= (1<<7);
    > > + temp &= ~0x7f;
    > > pci_write_config_dword(agp_bridge->dev, VIA_GARTCTRL, temp);
    > > temp &= ~(1<<7);
    > > + temp &= ~0x7f;
    > > pci_write_config_dword(agp_bridge->dev, VIA_GARTCTRL, temp);
    > > }
    >
    > Exactlty. I had to revert this one since 2.6.11-bk3, or starting X kills
    > the machine. By "kill", I mean the real thing, black screen, dead
    > network, reset is the only choice. This is a (surprise!) VIA-based
    > motherboard (Asus A7V133-C) with Radeon 9200-based graphics adapter.
    > Dave Airlie was asking for a tester with such a configuration. I can
    > test whatever you want. Just tell me what we are looking for :)
    >
    > With the patch above reverted, 2.6.12-rc1-mm2 seems to work just fine
    > for me. glxgears is OK and I just had a game of UT (first of the name).
    > However, I am not a regular gamer so I'm not sure what to look for.
    >
    > Thanks,


    Bingo!

    Backing out that change to a 2.6.12-rc1 solves the exact same problem
    I've been having since 2.6.11-bk3. VIA chipset + Radeon 9200SE.

    http://www.ussg.iu.edu/hypermail/linux/kernel/0503.1/1096.html


    Cheers,

    Andrew

    -
    To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
    the body of a message to majordomo@vger.kernel.org
    More majordomo info at http://vger.kernel.org/majordomo-info.html
    Please read the FAQ at http://www.tux.org/lkml/

    \
     
     \ /
      Last update: 2005-04-06 13:30    [W:0.026 / U:152.472 seconds]
    ©2003-2016 Jasper Spaans. hosted at Digital OceanAdvertise on this site