Bug 212545 - no graphical output
Summary: no graphical output
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 212546
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: xorg-x11   
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Version: 6
Hardware: x86_64
OS: Linux
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Assignee: X/OpenGL Maintenance List
QA Contact: David Lawrence
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2006-10-27 11:44 UTC by Derkjan de Haan
Modified: 2018-04-11 10:01 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2006-11-14 14:58:51 UTC
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Description Derkjan de Haan 2006-10-27 11:44:53 UTC
Description of problem:
No graphical video output

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
Boot in graphic mode or
boot in text mode and execute startx
Actual results:
- garbled screen, random pixels lit (DVI) or blank screen (analog)
- sometimes X hangs the pc, requiring the reset button
- when running RHEL4, it is sometimes possible to recover by doing Ctrl-Alt-
Bckspace and run a 'setsysfont'

Expected results:
graphic screen

Additional info:
AMD64 3000+ CPU on Asus A8V mainboard with 1 GB RAM
XFX GeForce 6800LE AGP videocard
ViewSonic VP930 LCD monitor

The screen is currently connected both via DVI and an analog connection (via 
KVM switch). I did some checking by using only one connection and/or the KVM 
switch removed, but it didn't seem to make much of a difference.

The same problem exists in RedHat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 4.

Doing an install in graphical mode works however.

I am not at that particular machine right now, but I will post the logs later 

Comment 1 Matěj Cepl 2006-11-14 14:58:51 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 212546 ***

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