Bug 129464 - wrong video card selected in a two-card setup
wrong video card selected in a two-card setup
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Paul Nasrat
Mike McLean
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Reported: 2004-08-09 10:58 EDT by Tamas Vincze
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:10 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-09-26 17:56:46 EDT
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output from kudzu -p -b ddc (295 bytes, text/plain)
2004-08-20 10:25 EDT, Tamas Vincze
no flags Details
xorg.conf (not the original - I changed the device section to mga/Matrox) (2.63 KB, text/plain)
2004-08-20 10:27 EDT, Tamas Vincze
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Description Tamas Vincze 2004-08-09 10:58:35 EDT
There are two video cards in the PC: a Matrox G400 AGP and an nVidia
PCI. The installer comes up on the AGP card which is good, but puts
the PCI card's "nv" driver into the final xorg.conf.
The monitor section of xorg.conf shows the correct one, which is
attached to the AGP card.
There's no monitor attached to the PCI card, only its TV-out is being
Comment 1 Paul Nasrat 2004-08-19 03:58:54 EDT
Please attach the output of running as root kudzu -p -b ddc and your
Comment 2 Tamas Vincze 2004-08-20 10:25:17 EDT
Created attachment 102919 [details]
output from kudzu -p -b ddc
Comment 3 Tamas Vincze 2004-08-20 10:27:36 EDT
Created attachment 102920 [details]
xorg.conf (not the original - I changed the device section to mga/Matrox)
Comment 4 Jeremy Katz 2005-04-14 17:08:14 EDT
Does this still happen with newer releases?
Comment 5 Paul Nasrat 2005-09-26 17:56:46 EDT
Since there are insufficient details provided in this report for us to
investigate the issue further, and we have not received the feedback we
requested, we will assume the problem was not reproduceable or has been fixed in
a later update for this product.

Fedora Core 2 is now maintained by the Fedora Legacy project for
security updates only. If this problem is a security issue, please
reopen and reassign to the Fedora Legacy product. If it is not a
security issue and hasn't been resolved in the current FC3 updates or
in the FC4 release, reopen and change the version to match.

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