Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 441651
Switching to virtual console and back breaks colors on RV630
Last modified: 2009-07-14 13:35:47 EDT
Description of problem:
X starts up normally and everything is working and looking nice. But when I
switch to a virtual console and back to X I get something like shown in the
attached screenshot. To fix this I have to restart X.
Not sure if this is a problem with xorg-x11-drv-vesa, but it's the only driver
that works at least somewhat on my ATI RV630 based card right now.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Boot into runlevel 5
2. Switch to VC through Alt+Ctrl+F1
3. Switch back to X with Alt+Ctrl+F7
4. See result as shown in the attached screenshot
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Photo of the result after switching to VC and back
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can you try with the latest rawhide radeon driver it should support this card.
(In reply to comment #4)
> can you try with the latest rawhide radeon driver it should support this card.
Confirmed. xorg-x11-drv-ati-6.8.0-10.fc9.x86_64 does work.
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