Bug 139609 - installer does not recognize video card
Summary: installer does not recognize video card
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: system-config-display   
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Version: 3
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Adam Jackson
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Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2004-11-16 21:47 UTC by Bill Drew
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:10 UTC (History)
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Fixed In Version: 1.0.37-2
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2006-03-22 20:33:09 UTC
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Description Bill Drew 2004-11-16 21:47:33 UTC
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Description of problem:
The video card selected is the not theone present on my system.  It
selects the default vesia generic instead of S3Trio3D

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.run system-config-display --reconfig

Actual Results:  Vesia still selected.

Expected Results:  I expected the correct card to be detected.

Additional info:

I try to change the driver selected in the pull-down and it wo't take
the change I want to make.

Comment 1 Paul Nasrat 2004-11-16 21:54:17 UTC
Run as root

/usr/sbin/kudzu -p -b ddc 

What version of hwdata - rpm -q hwdata.

Note this had changed to vesa from s3virge originally due to bug
#59956 and was later rechanged Bug #125866 

Comment 2 Bill Drew 2004-11-16 22:02:59 UTC

Comment 3 Bill Drew 2004-11-17 20:56:51 UTC
results of  /usr/sbin/kudzu -p -b ddc:

class: VIDEO
bus: DDC
detached: 0
driver: unknown
desc: "S3 Incorporated. Trio3D"
mem: 2048
class: MONITOR
bus: DDC
detached: 0
driver: unknown
desc: "IBM 6547 G72"
id: IBM1993
horizSyncMin: 30
horizSyncMax: 69
vertRefreshMin: 50
vertRefreshMax: 120
mode: 640x480
mode: 800x600
mode: 1024x768
mode: 1280x1024

Comment 4 Paul Nasrat 2004-11-17 22:57:03 UTC
Can you also attach an Xorg.log and the output of lspci -vn


Comment 5 Adam Jackson 2006-03-22 20:33:09 UTC
Reporter, please reopen if this bug still occurs in FC5.

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