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|Summary:||Power Mac G5 locks at boot (radeon.agpmode=-1 fixes it)|
|Product:||[Fedora] Fedora||Reporter:||Will Woods <wwoods>|
|Component:||xorg-x11-drv-ati||Assignee:||Jérôme Glisse <jglisse>|
|Status:||CLOSED WONTFIX||QA Contact:||Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>|
|Fixed In Version:||Doc Type:||Bug Fix|
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|Last Closed:||2013-02-13 09:58:47 EST||Type:||---|
|oVirt Team:||---||RHEL 7.3 requirements from Atomic Host:|
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Description Will Woods 2011-12-12 12:30:02 EST
Short description: PowerMac7,2 (and other similar G5 systems) with Radeon 9600 (r300) will lock up at boot when using KMS. 'radeon.agpmode=-1' keeps the system from locking up. agpmode=1 doesn't help. NOTE FOR F16 BETA USERS: The beta was *not* using KMS by default for Radeon systems, so the symptoms are different there. On systems using UMS, the lockup happens when Xorg starts. 'radeon.agpmode=-1' won't help, but you can fix it by placing the following in /etc/X11/radeon-disable-dri.conf: Section "Device" Identifier "Card0" Driver "radeon" Option "DRI" "off" EndSection Booting with drm.debug=15 and without quiet/rhgb, the screen goes black before any relevant/useful messages appear. Keyboard still responds (caps lock works) but the system never appears on the network and the fans will soon climb to full "holy jeez system overheating" speed. Logs with drm.debug=15 radeon.agpmode=-1 will be attached.
Comment 1 Fedora End Of Life 2013-01-16 09:01:53 EST
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Comment 2 Fedora End Of Life 2013-02-13 09:58:50 EST
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