GNOME shell broken after suspend and resume for driver r300_dri

Adam Williamson awilliam at
Fri May 6 21:54:52 UTC 2011

On Thu, 2011-05-05 at 09:42 +0200, Christoph Frieben wrote:
> Can anybody report success for the suspend and resume cycle triggered
> from within the GNOME shell when the graphics card is based on some
> R300/R400 variant? In my case, the shell is still broken after resume.
> The video device is some ATI Radeon X800 card which is using the R420
> chip. Only a black desktop, a mouse pointer and the GNOME panel are
> visible after resume. The desktop is not completely frozen since I am
> still able to move the mouse pointer. It is also possible to switch to
> a VT in order to reboot the system. Thanks, ~C
> PS: The F15 development cycle is nearing completion, and in my
> opinion, this is a major usability issue.

Please just file a bug, it's not massively important right now whether
this affects similar chipsets or not; the important thing is that it
gets tracked as a bug. thanks!
Adam Williamson
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