GNOME shell broken after suspend and resume for driver r300_dri

mwesten mwesten at
Sun May 15 21:04:16 UTC 2011

On 05/05/2011 03:42 AM, 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.

I have Fedora-15-i686-Live-Desktop.iso (Final RC3) on a LiveUSB and ATI 
Radeon X300SE (RV370) graphics.  Suspend/resume from GNOME 3 is working 
fine for me.

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