Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 325421
Display garbled during installation with ATI Mobility Radeon X700
Last modified: 2008-08-02 19:40:35 EDT
When trying to install F8T3 on an Acer Aspire 1690 with an ATI Mobility Radeon
X700 the graphical phase begins with a garbled display where one recognizes
Fedora logo etc but it is nevertheless unusable.
This is most likely related to Bug 231359 and Bug 187821 (which includes details
about my system).
dmesg output is the attachment 127251 [details]
/var/log/Xorg.0.log in the attachment 127252 [details]
tarball with /proc/acpi/video/VGA directory as the attachment 146928 [details]
(bug 187821 was closed as duplicate of bug 231359 of course).
I installed F8T3 in text mode and ran system-config-display and got again
garbled display. Then upgraded to xorg-x11-drv-ati-6.7.195-2.fc8 and display is
Please close this one.
Closing per reporter's request in comment 2.