Bug 243060 - Display setting show "Unknown video card"
Summary: Display setting show "Unknown video card"
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: xorg-x11-drv-ast   
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Version: 7
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Adam Jackson
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Reported: 2007-06-07 04:01 UTC by boris lin
Modified: 2018-04-11 07:03 UTC (History)
5 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2008-05-16 22:41:29 UTC
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Screenshot-Display Settings (24.30 KB, image/jpeg)
2007-06-07 04:01 UTC, boris lin
no flags Details

Description boris lin 2007-06-07 04:01:37 UTC
Description of problem:
Use ASPEED AST2000 display chip to install Fedora Core 7. OS should set "ast"( 
see attach file "Screenshot-Video Card.jpg" to default driver, but it 
show "Unknown video card"(see attach file "Screenshot-Display Settings.jpg".

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Attach one AST2000 chip VGA on Motherboard.
2.Finish install Fedora core 7 
3.To see "Display Settings"
Actual results:

Expected results:

Additional info:

Comment 1 boris lin 2007-06-07 04:01:37 UTC
Created attachment 156426 [details]
Screenshot-Display Settings

Comment 2 Matěj Cepl 2007-09-04 13:01:31 UTC
Thanks for the bug report.  We have reviewed the information you have provided
above, and there is some additional information we require that will be helpful
in our diagnosis of this issue.

Please attach your X server config file (/etc/X11/xorg.conf) and X server log
file (/var/log/Xorg.*.log) to the bug report as individual uncompressed file
attachments using the bugzilla file attachment link below.

Could you please also try to run without any /etc/X11/xorg.conf whatsoever and
let X11 autodetect your display and video card? Attach to this bug
/var/log/Xorg.0.log from this attempt as well, please.

We will review this issue again once you've had a chance to attach this information.

Thanks in advance.

Comment 3 Matěj Cepl 2007-10-05 14:14:43 UTC
Alternatively, if you haven't made Xorg working at all for you, please, could
you attach to this bug /var/log/anaconda.xlog so that we may see what anaconda
thinks about your hardware?

Unless there you will reply to this request for information in a month, we will
assume the problem was not reproducible, or has been fixed in one of the updates
we have released for the reporter's distribution.

Comment 4 boris lin 2007-10-08 02:01:25 UTC
Description of problem:
   We find this question has already been revised in the Fedora Core 8 Test 2.

Comment 5 Bug Zapper 2008-05-14 12:52:53 UTC
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Comment 6 Peter van Egdom 2008-05-16 22:41:29 UTC
Closing bug as per comment #4.

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