kernel-3.15 series fail to load gnome desktop

Clyde E. Kunkel clydekunkel7734 at verizon.net
Wed Apr 16 21:59:49 UTC 2014


On Wed, 16 Apr 2014 15:07:40 -0600
Mike Ruckman <roshi at fedoraproject.org> wrote:

> On Wed, 16 Apr 2014 11:11:46 -0400
> "Clyde E. Kunkel" <clydekunkel7734 at verizon.net> wrote:
> 
> > With all of the kernels in the rawhide 3.15 series so far the gnome
> > desktop fails to load.  Kernels in the 3.14 series are fine.
> > 
> > All I can see is that the X server seems to start (ps -A | grep Xorg
> > returns a PID), but the Xorg.0.log is empty.  No obvious failures in
> > journalctl -xb.  I see gdm is started, but at this point lots of
> > disk activity but then nothing.  c-a-f2 gets me to tty and I can
> > login. Top looks normal for a non-gnome session.  Killing X
> > sometimes brings up the GDM login, but after entering password,
> > just a blank screen and the Xorg log file is still empty.
> > 
> > Have tried every 3.15 kernel so far without luck.
> > 
> > I don't see any obvious bz, and would be happy to enter one, but
> > don't know what information should be included.
> > 
> > Any help appreciated.
> > 
> > TIA
> 
> FWIW, I've been running the 3.15 series on nouveau and had no issues
> with boot so far (and having said that, I'll start having issues no
> doubt).
> 
> // Mike

Seems that it may be an ATI problem with 3.15 based on the msg replies
so far.


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