Bug 446626 - RandR12/ display acts weirds
Summary: RandR12/ display acts weirds
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: xorg-x11-drv-nouveau
Version: 9
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Ben Skeggs
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2008-05-15 13:19 UTC by ritz
Modified: 2009-03-08 23:17 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2009-03-08 23:17:10 UTC

Attachments (Terms of Use)
xorg log (319.75 KB, text/plain)
2008-05-15 13:19 UTC, ritz
no flags Details

System ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
FreeDesktop.org 16148 None None None Never

Description ritz 2008-05-15 13:19:28 UTC
Description of problem:
When RandR12 is enabled in driver option, the primary display on laptop goes
Green to Yellow with vertical lines, and the secondary display with VGA
connector works fine.

 When using DVI cable, the secondary display also starts acting weird ( rainbow
coloured checkboxes).

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Enable RandR12 option
2. Enable dual-head using gnome-display-properties
3. Display goes crazy
Actual results:
Crazy psychedelic coloured display

Expected results:
Sane boring functional display

Additional info:
xorg log attached

Comment 1 ritz 2008-05-15 13:19:28 UTC
Created attachment 305487 [details]
xorg log

Comment 2 ritz 2008-05-28 09:07:08 UTC
the primary display's (laptop) output appears green, presence of an external
display makes no difference.

  Display appears grainy ( something like a old telly) , when switching to VT.

Comment 4 ritz 2009-02-05 18:50:19 UTC
Please close this bug, as I do not have access to the hardware in question. 

-- ritz

Comment 5 Ben Skeggs 2009-03-08 23:17:10 UTC
Closing due to reporter not having the hw anymore.  The responsible part of the nouveau driver has seen significant improvements since the report however, so it's likely fixed in current releases anyway.

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