Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 1285026
Upgrade from F22 -> F23 video failed to work after upgrade Radeon X2300
Last modified: 2016-12-20 11:14:17 EST
Description of problem:
Laptop Compaq 6910p with onboard Radeon X2300 3Gb Ram 250Gb HD
Video worked on Fedora 22 install but after dnf system-upgrade video stopped working (laptop display). Tried remove quiet and booting to console only without any luck. . Booting into F22 kernel worked for a while but then the system would just kernel crash after about a week. Installed another hard drive into the laptop and did a fresh install of F23 successfully. Ran updates and rebooted successfully.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install F22
2. Run dnf system upgrade
Please let me know what logs you need, I saved all of the logs on a flash drive
This is unlikely to be related to the upgrade process itself. Maybe a kernel bug or a hardware failure.
(In reply to Zbigniew Jędrzejewski-Szmek from comment #1)
> This is unlikely to be related to the upgrade process itself. Maybe a kernel
> bug or a hardware failure.
Normally I would agree except it wouldn't explain why a clean install would operate normally.
Probably different kernel parameters or such. Whatever it is, the upgrade plugin is not involved, it only installs rpms.
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