Why did fbdev replace radeon in xorg.conf?
notting at redhat.com
Mon Aug 28 01:33:27 UTC 2006
Bill Nottingham (notting at redhat.com) said:
> Clyde E. Kunkel (clydekunkel7734 at cox.net) said:
> > Wow, did a rawhide update today catching up two days worth and on reboot
> > got a double blurred screen at what looked like 640x320 resolution. On
> > an alternate terminal looked at xorg.conf and saw that in the device
> > section that radeon had been replaced by fbdev. Fixed and restarted X
> > and all was well.
> > What changed this? Will file a bz, but against what? There was no
> > mention of an xorg.conf change during the update and a review of the
> > yum.log doesn't show anything except several mesa component updates and
> > compiz update. Would one of those change xorg.conf?
> Start with kudzu, we can go from there. What arch, hardware, etc?
In fact, I think I see why this may be happening. Will attempt to
get a fix in for tomorrow.
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