Hang on boot in F13 RC2

Bruno Wolff III bruno at wolff.to
Mon May 10 03:26:54 UTC 2010

On Mon, May 10, 2010 at 03:49:03 +0100,
  Adam Williamson <awilliam at redhat.com> wrote:
> On Sun, 2010-05-09 at 17:42 -0400, Brian C. Huffman wrote:
> It would *really* have helped if you'd told us earlier, for one thing -
> basically, now, if we find a blocker bug, we have to slip the release a
> week. The X stack hasn't changed since about last Wednesday, so this bug
> must have been there then. :(
> But, aside from that if you see a cursor, then X has at least half
> started, so - can you boot to runlevel 3, without the blacklisting /
> disabling modeset stuff? If so, then do that, log in, run 'startx' and
> note any errors, and also post /var/log/Xorg.0.log.old after rebooting. 
> Ben, can you please take a look at this problem, and also maybe test RC2
> on your stack of test machines? I don't actually have any NVIDIA systems
> where I am now, though I think jlaska has probably tested on some.
> Thanks.

I have an NV28 card that is working with the -85 kernel. I am not sure
which version of plymouth was used for the initrd, but the machine runs
X (currently -14) just fine. There are a few problems with some 3D games.

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