X dri problem with kernel 1830
mike.cohler at gmail.com
Sun Feb 5 22:18:15 UTC 2006
William John Murray <W.J.Murray <at> rl.ac.uk> writes:
> Hello there,
> I have an odd problem with X using the latest kernel. My
> laptop, with ATI radeon Mobility M6 graphics, on which I have DRI
> enabled and RADEON driver, does not start correctly from boot (no RHGB).
> The login screen is 2* too big, wraps round the screen and the colour is
> all wrong. Same after login.
> But press control-alt-tab and the new X start is fine.
Quite a few people had a similar problem with radeon graphics with the new
kernel. Some, me included, found that if you do
yum --enablerepo=updates-testing update module-init-tools
Then reboot - you may find the problem goes away....if not then try without dri.
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