Bug 487422 - Xorg fails to start without xorg.conf: Internal error: invalid bpp (32) in S3VScreenInit
Xorg fails to start without xorg.conf: Internal error: invalid bpp (32) in S3...
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: xorg-x11-drv-s3virge (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Adam Jackson
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2009-02-25 16:47 EST by Pavel Roskin
Modified: 2009-07-02 01:44 EDT (History)
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Fixed In Version: 1.10.2-1.fc10
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Last Closed: 2009-05-08 14:03:24 EDT
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full log in the failure case (23.34 KB, text/plain)
2009-02-25 16:50 EST, Pavel Roskin
no flags Details
minimal xorg.conf that works around the problem (115 bytes, text/plain)
2009-02-25 16:51 EST, Pavel Roskin
no flags Details

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Description Pavel Roskin 2009-02-25 16:47:11 EST
Description of problem:
Xorg refuses to start without /etc/X11/xorg.conf if an S3 Virge card is used.

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Make sure /etc/X11/xorg.conf doesn't exist
2. Install an S3 Virge video card
3. Boot at runlevel 2 (just to avoid X failing and restarting)
4. Run Xorg
Actual results:
# Xorg 
_XSERVTransSocketOpenCOTSServer: Unable to open socket for inet6
_XSERVTransOpen: transport open failed for inet6/dv.roinet.com:0
_XSERVTransMakeAllCOTSServerListeners: failed to open listener for inet6

X.Org X Server 1.5.3
Release Date: 5 November 2008
X Protocol Version 11, Revision 0
Build Operating System: Linux 2.6.18-107.el5xen x86_64 
Current Operating System: Linux dv.roinet.com 2.6.29-rc6-wl #126 SMP Wed Feb 25 13:23:09 EST 2009 x86_64
Build Date: 16 February 2009  01:59:09AM
Build ID: xorg-x11-server 1.5.3-13.fc10 
        Before reporting problems, check http://wiki.x.org
        to make sure that you have the latest version.
Markers: (--) probed, (**) from config file, (==) default setting,
        (++) from command line, (!!) notice, (II) informational,
        (WW) warning, (EE) error, (NI) not implemented, (??) unknown.
(==) Log file: "/var/log/Xorg.0.log", Time: Wed Feb 25 16:44:26 2009
(EE) Unable to locate/open config file
New driver is "s3virge"
(==) Using default built-in configuration (30 lines)
(EE) open /dev/fb0: No such file or directory
(EE) S3VIRGE(0): Internal error: invalid bpp (32) in S3VScreenInit

Fatal server error:
AddScreen/ScreenInit failed for driver 0

Expected results:
Xorg starts

Additional info:
Comment 1 Pavel Roskin 2009-02-25 16:48:33 EST
The problem is mentioned in bug #444174, but it's not the main focus of that bug.  A comment refers to this commit:
Comment 2 Pavel Roskin 2009-02-25 16:50:26 EST
Created attachment 333246 [details]
full log in the failure case
Comment 3 Pavel Roskin 2009-02-25 16:51:23 EST
Created attachment 333247 [details]
minimal xorg.conf that works around the problem
Comment 4 Fedora Update System 2009-05-08 11:40:58 EDT
xorg-x11-drv-s3virge-1.10.2-1.fc10 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 10.
Comment 5 Pavel Roskin 2009-05-08 14:03:24 EDT
I confirm that the Virge driver on the same system is working fine without xorg.conf with xorg-x11-drv-s3virge-1.10.2-1.fc10.  The bug can be closed now.
Comment 6 Fedora Update System 2009-07-02 01:44:42 EDT
xorg-x11-drv-s3virge-1.10.2-1.fc10 has been pushed to the Fedora 10 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

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