On Tue, 14 Jul 2009, G.Wolfe Woodbury wrote:
Trying to do a fresh install of rawhide on the i686 testbox I have,
Using a Radeon QD 7200 requires nomodeset so that's on the command line, but
it seemed to be ignored and the screen went to it's "rainbow" abstract
pattern. Adding vga=ask or similar makes it get into the boot process.
Adding xdriver=vesa makes no difference.
Since I'm coming from a local mirror, I add askmethod to the command line,
but it never gets that far. Just a black screen forever (where forever >= 5
I'll try enabling the rawhide repo and updating from F11 next.
I tried yesterday update to rawhide thru preupgrade on PC with Radeon
9200 and the result is the same. Anaconda won't start - after network
setup in text mode, just a blank sceen.
After update using yum Xorg wont start.
[drm:radeon_cp_init_kms] *ERROR* invalid ioctl with kms
failed to add fb
Fatal server error:
AddScreen/ScreenInit failed for driver 0