|Summary:||Install/Display detection freezes the screen when sis driver is selected for an SIS 651 card on a laptop|
|Product:||[Fedora] Fedora||Reporter:||Whizz <amitc2001>|
|Component:||xorg-x11||Assignee:||X/OpenGL Maintenance List <xgl-maint>|
|Status:||CLOSED RAWHIDE||QA Contact:||David Lawrence <dkl>|
|Fixed In Version:||Doc Type:||Bug Fix|
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|Last Closed:||2004-10-12 07:04:47 UTC||Type:||---|
|oVirt Team:||---||RHEL 7.3 requirements from Atomic Host:|
Description Whizz 2004-05-04 15:21:40 UTC
From Bugzilla Helper: User-Agent: Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 6.0; Windows NT 5.1) Description of problem: The installation cannot start in graphic mode though the chipset SIS 651 is correctly detected. Installing in text mode works but, have to boot system in rescue mode and set the xf86config file driver to vesa to enable booting or else the display get distorted when rhgb starts. SIS driver doesn't work at all even when I set the the monitor to flat panel edit the config file and set the refresh rate to 60 Hz Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable): How reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: 1. 2. 3. ALWAYS Additional info:
Comment 1 Brent Fox 2004-05-17 19:24:26 UTC
Sounds to me like a driver problem. Changing component to xorg-x11.
Comment 2 Mike A. Harris 2004-10-12 07:04:47 UTC
Since this bugzilla report was filed, there have been several major updates to the X Window System, which may resolve this issue. Users who have experienced this problem are encouraged to upgrade to the latest version of Fedora Core, which can be obtained from: http://fedora.redhat.com/download If this issue turns out to still be reproduceable in the latest version of Fedora Core, please file a bug report in the X.Org bugzilla located at http://bugs.freedesktop.org in the "xorg" component. Once you've filed your bug report to X.Org, if you paste the new bug URL here, Red Hat will continue to track the issue in the centralized X.Org bug tracker, and will review any bug fixes that become available for consideration in future updates.