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    SubjectRe: [drm] nouveau iMac crashes and burns
    On Tue, Dec 15, 2009 at 5:54 PM, Justin Mattock <justinmattock@gmail.com> wrote:
    > I had figured this would happen,
    > but was curious to see if this
    > new bad boy would work.
    > (probably why fedora 12 doesnt boot as well).
    >
    > basically the system freezes during boot once
    > drn nouveau is loaded. here's dmesg captured
    > with firescope:(a bit long)

    <..snip..>
    > <3>[ 6.891531] [drm] nouveau 0000:02:00.0: No ctxprog for NV94
    <..snip..>

    >
    > machine is an iMac with the gt130 card
    > I loaded mesa,dri, but didn't find any
    > firmware(if any) for /lib/firmware

    You need the firmware, it's not carried in the upstream tree.[1]
    There's also a PPC-specific patch currently in the Nouveau tree and on
    various lists that you need to apply.[2]

    [1] http://people.freedesktop.org/~pq/
    [2] http://cgit.freedesktop.org/nouveau/linux-2.6/commit/?id=a51b847bebf85e8539db6afe1627a3a17a05dfcc


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