Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 229125
ati proprietary driver not working with kernel when dri enabled
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:11:57 EST
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Description of problem:
I can't get the ati proprietary linux driver (8.33.6) to work if i have enabled dri in my xorg.conf, i can't even get to login screen because there is no signal to screen after loading the system, even Ctrl+Alt+F1 can't start the text interface (but it can be loaded because i can restart my system with Ctrl+Alt+Esc).
This problem has occur after updating my kernel to 2.6.20-1.2930 and with 2.6.20-1.2932 versions but it works with 2.6.20-1.2925 and after updating i installed the correct fglrx module for my kernel.
I used the installer from http://www.michaellarabel.com/?k=blog&i=33 to generate the ati driver installation packages.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
kernel - 2.6.20-1.2932 and 2.6.20-1.2930
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Generate ati proprietary drivers with Michael Larabels installer
2. Install generated packages
3. Configure dri to be loaded with system start in xorg.conf
3. Reboot my system
My graphics card RX850 XT PL
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How DRI is enabled
Sorry forgot to add that when i disabled DRI, i could normally start my system.
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xorg.conf in text
report problems with proprietary modules to their vendors. we can't fix them.
Moving to 'devel' as discussed on