Bug 502371 - xserver fails to start with nouveau + geforce go 6200
Summary: xserver fails to start with nouveau + geforce go 6200
Keywords:
Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: xorg-x11-drv-nouveau
Version: rawhide
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
low
medium
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Ben Skeggs
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
URL:
Whiteboard:
Depends On:
Blocks:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2009-05-24 14:20 UTC by k.t.
Modified: 2009-06-30 21:38 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

Fixed In Version: 0.0.12-40.20090528git0c17b87.fc11
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Environment:
Last Closed: 2009-05-25 10:01:33 UTC


Attachments (Terms of Use)
xorg.log of livecd (8.53 KB, text/plain)
2009-05-24 14:22 UTC, k.t.
no flags Details
xorg.log of installed system (8.53 KB, text/plain)
2009-05-24 14:22 UTC, k.t.
no flags Details
dmesg of livecd (46.03 KB, text/plain)
2009-05-24 14:24 UTC, k.t.
no flags Details
lspci -v (6.72 KB, text/plain)
2009-05-24 14:26 UTC, k.t.
no flags Details
Xorg log without xorg.conf file and working nouveau drivers (46.60 KB, text/plain)
2009-05-25 09:40 UTC, k.t.
no flags Details

Description k.t. 2009-05-24 14:20:40 UTC
Description of problem: livecd won't make it to gdm start; the following message gets repeated several times while console screen flashes:

nouveau 0000:01:00.0: Allocating FIFO number 0
nouveau 0000:01:00.0: nouveau_fifo_alloc: initialised FIFO 0
nouveau 0000:01:00.0: nouveau_fifo_free: freeing fifo 0
nouveau 0000:01:00.0: Allocating FIFO number 0
nouveau 0000:01:00.0: nouveau_fifo_alloc: initialised FIFO 0
nouveau 0000:01:00.0: nouveau_fifo_free: freeing fifo 0



Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
nouveau driver on livecd preview release and an updated version after installation to hard disk = "1:0.0.12-36.20090514git9656762.fc11 (i586)"

How reproducible:
always

Steps to Reproduce:
1.boot livecd or edit xorg.conf and change "nv" driver to "nouveau"
  
Actual results:
1.fail
2.I've to ctl-alt-f2, login as root, create new xorg.conf with "nv"

Expected results:
startx

Additional info:
I will add dmesg from livecd and failed xserver start after installing fedora on hard disk

Comment 1 k.t. 2009-05-24 14:22:08 UTC
Created attachment 345246 [details]
xorg.log of livecd

Comment 2 k.t. 2009-05-24 14:22:55 UTC
Created attachment 345247 [details]
xorg.log of installed system

Comment 3 k.t. 2009-05-24 14:24:06 UTC
Created attachment 345248 [details]
dmesg of livecd

Comment 4 k.t. 2009-05-24 14:26:46 UTC
Created attachment 345249 [details]
lspci -v

Comment 5 Ben Skeggs 2009-05-24 23:03:58 UTC
Thanks for the report, can you give the build at http://koji.fedoraproject.org/koji/buildinfo?buildID=103509 a try?

Comment 6 k.t. 2009-05-25 09:40:32 UTC
Created attachment 345297 [details]
Xorg log without xorg.conf file and working nouveau drivers

Yes, X server works now with suggested nouveau drivers.

Comment 7 Ben Skeggs 2009-05-25 10:01:33 UTC
Thank you!

Comment 8 Fedora Update System 2009-06-17 12:28:41 UTC
xorg-x11-drv-nouveau-0.0.12-39.20090528git0c17b87.fc11 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 11.
http://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/xorg-x11-drv-nouveau-0.0.12-39.20090528git0c17b87.fc11

Comment 9 Fedora Update System 2009-06-30 21:38:18 UTC
xorg-x11-drv-nouveau-0.0.12-40.20090528git0c17b87.fc11 has been pushed to the Fedora 11 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.


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