Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 238451
fbdev fails under xen
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:12:03 EST
Description of problem:
When trying to run Rawhide or Fedora 7 (Test3 or Test 4) under as a
paravirtualized client under a RHEL-5 host, X fails to start. Automatic recovery
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Test 2 works, Test 3 and Test 4 fail, and the rawhide tip fails.
Steps to Reproduce:
I'm seeing the same problem running Fedora 6.93 under FC6 host. Other
paravirtualized guests (FC6, RHEL-5) work fine.
The X server fails with:
(EE) FBDEV(0): FBIOPUT_VSCREENINFO succeeded but modified mode
(EE) FBDEV(0): mode initialization failed
I'll attach the complete log.
Created attachment 153809 [details]
X server's log
Created attachment 153816 [details]
Patch to fbdevhw.c
This patch makes it work. I can now start X in paravirualized Fedora 6.93.
*** Bug 239094 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Created attachment 154484 [details]
Xorg log from a debug build of the server
Fixed in 188.8.131.52-5. thanks!