Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 234306
Anaconda not in GUI even X server is able to autoconfigure itself
Last modified: 2014-06-09 12:30:16 EDT
Graphical installation does not start and text mode is used even the system is
able to work in GUI.
The system has onboar Intel 82815 graphics chip. I had to specify '-depth 16' to
the X server to be able to start without configuration file (error message was
'driver is unable to work in 32 bit depth') so this seems like default builtin
configuration file miss this color depth directive because the X server.
Created attachment 151112 [details]
X server log (without config file, with '-depth 16' option)
Created attachment 151113 [details]
X server log (without config file, without '-depth 16' option) -> does not start
Created attachment 151114 [details]
The default color depth in the built-in config file should be 24 as the driver
is able to work in 24 bit depth but not in 32 bit depth (32 bit is the current
Hi, Milan, did you change your job to QA of our X-drivers ;-)?
:-) Just trying to get useful desktop at home and at work/school... :-)
Thank you for you attention/fixing!
This bug/component is not included in scope for RHEL-5.11.0 which is the last RHEL5 minor release. This Bugzilla will soon be CLOSED as WONTFIX (at the end of RHEL5.11 development phase (Apr 22, 2014)). Please contact your account manager or support representative in case you need to escalate this bug.
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