Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 178752
Fails to detect Monitor
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:11:21 EST
Description of problem:
When probing the hardware during the start of Anaconda it properly detects the
video card and the mouse but fails to detect my Optiquest V-95.
System-config-display has it in the device database.
It also fails for the i386 architecture it used to work for i386 in FC2, 3, and 4.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Start an install.
2. Fails to detect monitor when Anaconda starts.
Should have detected the monitor (it is fully supported) and properly populate
To make life easier for engineering, please attach the output of the following
commands to this ticket.
lspci &> BZ178752.lspci
dmidecode &> BZ178752.dmidecode
Created attachment 123660 [details]
Here's the output of lspci as requested
A full search of my system (FC5T2) fails to find dmidecode, so I can't give you
Monitor probing isn't supported on x86_64 due to the fact that we use real-mode
BIOS calls which can't be done once you've transitioned to long mode.