Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 507843
KMS:R430:Radeon X800 Screen corruption after resume from hibernate
Last modified: 2010-06-28 09:16:25 EDT
Description of problem:
After resuming a system equipped with an ATI Radeon X800 from hibernate, the screen is garbled. The g-s-s unlock panel is visible, and it is also possible to to type a few characters or to move the mouse, but then X locks up. During this period of time, the screen is corrupted by noise, jitter and lines, both horizontal and vertical. KMS is enabled.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Hibernate system.
2. Resume from hibernate.
Garbled screen with g-s-s unlock dialog.
Background and g-s-s unlock dialog are rendered correctly.
Adding "nomodeset" to the kernel boot options allows to restore proper operation.
Created attachment 349519 [details]
Custom xorg.conf for ATI Radeon X800 and 21" CRT HP A4576A
Created attachment 349520 [details]
Xorg.0.log for ATI Radeon X800 and 21" CRT HP A4576A
Since this bugzilla report was filed, there have been several major updates in various components of the Xorg system, which may have resolved this issue. Users who have experienced this problem are encouraged to upgrade their system to the latest version of their packages. For packages from updates-testing repository you can use command
yum upgrade --enablerepo='*-updates-testing'
Alternatively, you can also try to test whether this bug is reproducible with the upcoming Fedora 12 distribution by downloading LiveMedia of F12 Beta available at http://alt.fedoraproject.org/pub/alt/nightly-composes/ . By using that you get all the latest packages without need to install anything on your computer. For more information on using LiveMedia take a look at https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/FedoraLiveCD .
Please, if you experience this problem on the up-to-date system, let us now in the comment for this bug, or whether the upgraded system works for you.
If you won't be able to reply in one month, I will have to close this bug as INSUFFICIENT_DATA. Thank you.
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Could you please reply to the previous question? If you won't reply in one month, I will have to close this bug as INSUFFICIENT_DATA. Thank you.
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